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Jilau Mine, Chinorsai intrusion, Pendzhikent (Penjikent; Panjakent), Zeravshan Range, Sughd, Tajikistani
Regional Level Types
Jilau MineMine
Chinorsai intrusionIntrusion
Pendzhikent (Penjikent; Panjakent)- not defined -
Zeravshan RangeMountain Range
SughdRegion
TajikistanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
39° North , 69° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~178km
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Shear zone-hosted gold-quartz vein deposit adjacent to a gold-bearing scheelite skarn deposit, hosted in granites of the Chinorsai intrusive. From 1953 to 1974, the Jilau mine raised tungsten ores from the latter. Since 1996, the quartz vein deposit is worked for gold.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)

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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

References

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- Cole, A.; Wilkinson, J. J.; Halls, C. (1999): Geology and mineralization of the Jilau gold deposit, Tajikistan. In: Stanley, C. J. (Ed.): Mineral Deposits: Processes to Processing, Proceedings of the Fifth Biennial SGA Meeting and the Tenth Quadrennial IAGOD Symposium, London, United Kingdom, Aug. 22-25, 1999 (1999), 1, 333-336.
- Cole, A., Wilkinson, J.J., Halls, C., and Serenko, T.J. (2000): Geological characteristics, tectonic setting and preliminary interpretations of the Jilau gold-quartz vein deposit, Tajikistan. Mineralium Deposita 35, 600-618.

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