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Xishan Sn-W deposit, Yangchun Co., Yangjiang, Guangdong, Chinai
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Xishan Sn-W depositDeposit
Yangchun Co.County
YangjiangPrefecture
GuangdongProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):锡山锡钨矿床, 阳春市, 阳江市, 广东省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 8' North , 111° 40' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 22.13333,111.66667
GeoHash:G#: w7zmvj30j
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate


Hydrothermal quartz vein-type tin-tungsten deposit with minor greisen-type mineralization and associated copper, lead and zinc ores.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255; Guiqing Li (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Scheelite'7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Lepidolite'-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Lepidolite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187133
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 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

References

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Guiqing Li (1982): Tin deposit types of Guangdong Province. Geology and Prospecting 18(3), 18-23 (in Chinese).
Ruiwen Shen, Tao Hai, and Changming Liu (2010): Analysis of potential polymetallic deposits in the Yangchun basin in Guangdong Province. Geology and Exploration 46(suppl.), 1249-1255.


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