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Luotuohe Au deposit, Qilian Co., Haibei, Qinghai, Chinai
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Luotuohe Au depositDeposit
Qilian Co.County
HaibeiPrefecture
QinghaiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):骆驼河金矿, 祁连县 (ཆི་ལེན་རྫོང་), 海北藏族自治州, 青海省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 54' North , 100° 36' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.90000,100.60000
GeoHash:G#: wnxx95qxt
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Leucoxene
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Chromite'4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Leucoxene-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CuCopper
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3192142
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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

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Zhanmei Du and Xiangping Dong (2011): Analysis on the metallogenic characteristics and genesis of Luotuohe gold mine, Qinghai Province. Gold Science and Technology 19(4), 49-52 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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