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Xiaopoling Cu-Ni deposit, Baotan Cu-Ni ore field, Baotan, Luocheng Co., Hechi, Guangxi, Chinai
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Xiaopoling Cu-Ni depositDeposit
Baotan Cu-Ni ore fieldOre Field
Baotan- not defined -
Luocheng Co.County
HechiPrefecture
GuangxiAutonomous Region
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 59' 44'' North , 108° 46' 29'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 24.99542,108.77481
GeoHash:G#: wkmq5nr2u
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Awaruite'1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Cobaltite'2.EB.25CoAsS
'Gersdorffite'2.EB.25NiAsS
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Nickeline'2.CC.05NiAs
'Pentlandite'2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Violarite'2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Awaruite1.1.11.4Ni3Fe
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
FeIron
Fe AwaruiteNi3Fe
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
NiNickel
Ni AwaruiteNi3Fe
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As NickelineNiAs

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Mesoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic
1000 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3190739
Paleoproterozoic-Mesoproterozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1000 - 2500 Ma)

Comments: Hoh Xil-South China Domain

Lithology: Mafic volcanic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Jingwen Mao and Andao Du (2002): The 982 Ma Re-Os age of copper-nickel sulfide ores in the Baotan area, Guangxi and its geological significance. Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 45(10), 911-920.


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