Tayezhnoe Fe-B skarn (Tayozhnoye), Aldan, Aldan Shield, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||57° 40' 47'' North , 125° 22' 12'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||57.68000,125.37000|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Soviet Union (1922-1991)|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Таёжное|
Iron ore in Mg-skarn at a marble.
This deposit (Bilanenko and others, 1986; Biryul'kin and others, 1990; Kovach and others, 1995a, 1995b) is 200m thick and consists of magnetite skarn, magnesian skarn, amphibole-diopside rock, coarse-grained marble, and biotite gneiss of Paleoproterozoic age with an isotopic age of 2.3 to 2.1 Ga.
34 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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|Mesoarchean - Paleoarchean|
2800 - 3600 Ma
|Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks|
Age: Archean (2800 - 3600 Ma)
Comments: Aldan Shield
Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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.