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Altai Mts (Rudnyi Altai), Asia

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Road to drillhole station and trenches on stoks of agpaitic rare-metal alkaline granites of V and VII intrusive phases

Khaldzan Buragtag massif, Altai Mts, Hovd Aimag, Mongolia
Zhilnyi and Dorozhnyi sairs confluence.

Khaldzan Buragtag massif, Altai Mts, Hovd Aimag, Mongolia
Road to drillhole station and trenches on stoks of agpaitic rare-metal alkaline granites of V and VII intrusive phases

Khaldzan Buragtag massif, Altai Mts, Hovd Aimag, Mongolia
Zhilnyi and Dorozhnyi sairs confluence.

Khaldzan Buragtag massif, Altai Mts, Hovd Aimag, Mongolia
Road to drillhole station and trenches on stoks of agpaitic rare-metal alkaline granites of V and VII intrusive phases

Khaldzan Buragtag massif, Altai Mts, Hovd Aimag, Mongolia
Locality type:Mountain Range
Name(s) in local language(s):Рудный Алтай


A range of mountains crossing the borders of Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and Russia.


Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aegirine

Aenigmatite

Aeschynite-(Ce)

Aeschynite-(Y)

Agardite-(Y)

Aikinite

Aktashite (TL)

Alabandite

'Alaskaite'

Albite

var: Andesine

var: Cleavelandite

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Aleksite

Allanite-(Ce)

'Allanite Group'

Allanite-(Nd)

Almandine

'Almandine-Pyrope Series'

'Almandine-Spessartine Series'

Almeidaite

'α-Brass'

Altaite (TL)

Aluminocerite-(Ce)

Alumotantite

Alunite

Amblygonite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

'var: Byssolite'

'var: Uralite'

Anatase

Andalusite

Andradite

Anglesite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Annite

Anorthite

Anthophyllite

Antigorite

Antimony

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arfvedsonite

Argentopentlandite

Armalcolite

Armstrongite

Arsenic

Arsenopyrite

Astrophyllite

Augite

Aurichalcite

Azurite

Bairdite

Baryte

'Bastnäsite'

Bastnäsite-(Ce)

Bavenite

Bazirite

Bazzite

Beaverite-(Cu)

Berthierite

Bertrandite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Emerald

var: Heliodor

Beudantite

Bezsmertnovite

Bilibinskite

'Biotite'

'var: Titanian Biotite'

Bismite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

'Bismuthinite-Stibnite Series'

'var: Horobetsuite'

Bismutite

var: Hydrobismutite

'Bismutomicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)'

Bismutotantalite

'Bitumen'

Bogdanovite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Bournonite

Brannerite

Braunite

'Bravoite'

Breithauptite

Britholite-(Ce)

Britholite-(Y)

Brochantite

'Bursaite'

'Caesium-Biotite'

Calaverite

Calciocatapleiite

Calciotantite

Calcite

Caledonite

Carminite

Cassiterite

Celestine

Cerianite-(Ce)

Cerite-(Ce)

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcophanite

Chalcopyrite

Chalcostibite

Chernovite-(Y)

Chevkinite-(Ce)

'Chevkinite Group'

Chlorargyrite

var: Bromian Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

'Chromite-Magnesiochromite Series'

Chrysoberyl

Chrysocolla

'Chrysolite'

Cinnabar

Clinobisvanite

Clinochlore

var: Pennine

Clinozoisite

Cobaltite

Coffinite

Cohenite

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

'Columbite-Tantalite'

Copper

Cordierite

Cornwallite

Coronadite

Corundum

Cosalite

Covellite

Cryptomelane

Cubanite

Cummingtonite

Cuprite

Cuprobismutite

Danalite

Daubréelite

Diamond

Dickite

Digenite

Diopside

Dolomite

Dravite

Elbaite

'Electrum'

Elpidite

var: Calcian Elpidite

Emplectite

Enargite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Eosphorite

Epidote

var: Allanite-Epidote

Erythrite

'Eudialyte Group'

Fayalite

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

Fergusonite-(Ce)

'Fergusonite-(Nd)'

Fergusonite-(Y)

Fergusonite-(Y)-β

Ferriallanite-(Ce) (TL)

Ferrihydrite (TL)

Ferrisicklerite

Ferro-edenite

Ferro-ferri-fluoro-leakeite

Ferro-katophorite

Fersmite

Fillowite

var: Mg-Fillowite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

var: Strontian Fluorite

'Fluorkenopyrochlore' (FRL)

Fluornatropyrochlore

Forsterite

Freibergite

Gadolinite-(Y)

var: Calciogadolinite-(Y)

Galena

Galenobismutite

'Garnet Group'

Genthelvite

Gerenite-(Y)

Gersdorffite

Geversite

Gittinsite

Gladite

Glaucophane

Goethite

Gold

Goslarite

Graphite

Greifensteinite

Grossular

Gudmundite

Gypsum

'Halloysite'

Hammarite

Hedenbergite

Hedleyite

Hematite

var: Martite

var: Specularite

Hessite (TL)

Heterosite

Hingganite-(Ce)

'Hingganite-(Nd)'

Hingganite-(Y)

Hinsdalite

'Hornblende'

Hübnerite

Hureaulite

'Hydrogoethite'

Hydromagnesite

'Hydromuscovite'

Hydroxylapatite

Hydroxylbastnäsite-(Ce)

Hydroxylherderite

'Hydroxylsynchysite-(Ce)'

'Hydroxynatromicrolite'

'Hydroxyplumbopyrochlore' (FRL)

Ilmenite

Ilvaite

Indium

Iodargyrite

Iowaite

var: Chromian Iowaite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Irtyshite (TL)

Ishikawaite

Ixiolite

Jalpaite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

'Joséite'

Joséite-A

Kainosite-(Y)

Kaolinite

Karibibite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Klockmannite

Kobellite

Krennerite

Kryzhanovskite (TL)

Kyanite

'Labradorite'

Lead

Lepidocrocite

'Lepidolite'

'var: Purple Jade'

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lindströmite

'Lithian Muscovite'

Lithiotantite (TL)

Lithiowodginite (TL)

Lizardite

Löllingite

Luzonite

Maghemite

Magnesite

Magnetite

var: Mushketovite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

Manganiakasakaite-(La)

Manganite

'Manganoan Calcite'

Marcasite

Matildite

Melanterite

'Melnikovite'

Melonite

var: Bismuthian Palladian Melonite

Mendipite

Merenskyite

Metacinnabar

Mianningite

'Mica Group'

Michenerite

Microcline

var: Amazonite

Microlite Group

var: Natrobistantite (FRL)

var: Uranmicrolite (of Hogarth 1977)

Milarite

Millerite

Mimetite

Minium

Molybdenite

Molybdite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Moncheite

Montbrayite

Montebrasite

Montmorillonite

Morinite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Nagyágite

Narsarsukite

Naumannite

Neptunite

Nickeline

Niggliite

Nisbite

Nontronite

Nuffieldite

Opal

Orpiment

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Osarizawaite

Palladium

'Parisite'

Pavonite

Pearceite

Pentlandite

Percleveite-(Ce)

Petzite

Phenakite

Phlogopite

Picropharmacolite

Pigeonite

Pilsenite

'Plessite'

Plumbojarosite

Pollucite

Polybasite

Polylithionite

Powellite

Prehnite

'Psilomelane'

Pucherite

Purpurite

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

'Pyrochlore'

Pyrochlore Group

var: Ceriopyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)

var: Plumbopyrochlore (of Skorobogatova et al.)

var: Yttropyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)

Pyrolusite

Pyrophanite

Pyrophyllite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Qingheiite (TL)

Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Jasper

Rammelsbergite

Ranciéite

Rankamaite

Realgar

Retgersite

Rhodochrosite

Rickardite

Riebeckite

Rockbridgeite

Romanèchite

Röntgenite-(Ce)

Rossovskyite (TL)

Rucklidgeite

Rutile

var: Ilmenorutile

Samarskite-(Y)

Saponite

'Saussurite'

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

var: Molybdoscheelite

Schneiderhöhnite

Schorl

Schreibersite

Scorodite

Sellaite

Semseyite

Senaite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Sicklerite

Siderite

Siderophyllite

Sillimanite

Silver

var: Küstelite

Simpsonite

Skutterudite

Smithsonite

var: Monheimite

Sperrylite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Spinel

Spodumene

var: Hiddenite

Stannite

Staurolite

Stellerite

Stephanite

Sternbergite

Stibnite

Stichtite

Stilpnomelane

Stromeyerite (TL)

'Strontiopyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'

Stützite

Sulphur

Sylvanite

Synchysite-(Ce)

Synchysite-(Y)

Taenite

Talc

'Tantalite'

Tantalite-(Fe)

Tantalite-(Mn)

Tellurium

Tellurobismuthite

Tennantite

var: Zincian Tennantite

'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

var: Argentian Tetrahedrite

Thoreaulite

Thorite

var: Ferrithorite

Thortveitite

'Tietaiyangite'

Tilasite

Tin

Titanite

Topaz

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Triphylite

Triplite

Troilite

Tuhualite

Tungstite

Uedaite-(Ce)

'UM1985-31-TiO:AlCaFeMnSi'

'Ungursaite'

'Unnamed (Ce- and Mn-analogue of Ferriakasakaite-(La))'

'Unnamed (HBU UK-2)'

'Unnamed (HBU UK-3)'

'Unnamed (HBU UK-4)'

'Unnamed (HBU UK-6)'

Uraninite

Uytenbogaardtite (TL)

Valleriite

Variscite

Väyrynenite

Vesuvianite

Violarite

Vladimirite (TL)

Volynskite

Weissite

Wilkinsonite

Willemite

Witherite

Wodginite

'Wolframite'

Wulfenite

Xenotime-(Y)

Yttrialite-(Y)

Zinc

Zinkenite

Zircon

var: Cyrtolite

Zoisite

var: Thulite


375 valid minerals. 14 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 3 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Rock Types Recorded

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Geochronology

Mineralization age: Phanerozoic : 293.13 ± 4.84 Ma to 240 ± 1.6 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Mesozoic
  Triassic
   Middle Triassic
ⓘ Sericite240 ± 1.6 MaAsgat Ag-Sb deposit, Asgat-Ozernoe zone, Yustid ore cluster, Bayan Ölgiy Aimag, Mongolia
    
  
 Paleozoic
  Permian
   Cisuralian
ⓘ Muscovite (youngest age)289.2 ± 3.1 MaTuokuzibayi Mine (Saidu Mine; Saidou Mine; Saiduo Mine), Habahe Co. (Kaba Co.; Qaba Co.), Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture), Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China
ⓘ Muscovite (oldest age)293.13 ± 4.84 MaDuolanasayi Mine (Duolanashayi Mine; Duonalasayi Mine), Habahe Co. (Kaba Co.; Qaba Co.), Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture), Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China

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Russia

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References

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- Pilipenko, P. P. (1915): Mineralogy of the Western Altai. Bull. Imp. Tomsk University, Tomsk, no. 63.

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