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|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||36° North , 127° East (est.)|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Korea|
Officially the Republic of Korea.
Locality names have been transliterated into English characters a number of different ways. The current preferred standard is the "New Hangeul" system which replaces the older "McCune-Reischauer" system. There is also a metropolitan city governmental division that is on par with the provincial governments.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded from this region.
Mineral ListMineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
217 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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Rock list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Select Rock List TypeAlphabetical List Tree Diagram
Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
GeochronologyMineralization age: Late Cretaceous : 88.8 ± 7.7 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 Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
Localities in this Region
- Baegun mine
- Bubsoo mine
- ⭔Chungcheongbukdo (Chungchong-pukto)
- Cheongyang Mine (Chongyang Mine; Chungchon-Chongyang Mine)
- ⭔Chungju (Chung Won Kum; Chung-ju)
- ⭔Goesan-gun (Koesan-gun)
- Hwanggangri District
- Mount Sokri
- Muguk Mine
- Naeson-Puyong Mine
- Namseong deposit
- Taemyong mine
- ⭔Chungcheongnam-do (Ch'ungch'ong-namdo; Chungcheongnamdo)
- ⭔Gangwon-do (Kangwon-do; Gang'weondo)
- ⭔Chuncheon City
- ⭔Yeongwol-gun (Yongwol-gun)
- Geumwang mine
- Gubong mine
- Gukjeon Mine
- Gwangyang Mine
- Gyeolseong mine
- ⭔Gyeonggi-do (Kyonggi-do)
- Gyeonggi-do (Kyonggi-do)
- ⭔Gyeongsangbuk-do (Kyongsang-bukto; Gyeongsangbugdo)
- ⭔Gyeongsan-gun (Kyongsan-gun)
- Samduk mine
- Uljin mine
- ⭔Yechon County
- Yeon Hwa mines
- ⭔Gyeongsangnam-do (Kyongsang-namdo)
- Haseong mine
- Jeju-do (Cheju-do; Jejudo)
- ⭔Jeollabuk-do (Cholla-pukto; Jeonrabugdo)
- ⭔Jeollanam-do (Cholla-namdo; Jeonranamdo)
- Jinrag mine
- Miriyan mine
- Miryang Mine (Miryang Pyrophyllite Deposit)
- Samgwang mine
- Yangpo mine
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