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Vysokogorskoe Fe deposit (Nizhnii Tagil Fe deposit), Nizhnii Tagil, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russiai
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Vysokogorskoe Fe deposit (Nizhnii Tagil Fe deposit)Deposit
Nizhnii Tagil- not defined -
Sverdlovsk OblastOblast
RussiaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Высокогорское месторождение
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 57° 54' 8'' North , 59° 54' 44'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 57.90235,59.91240
GeoHash:G#: v6697kfcs
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nizhny Tagil381,116 (2017)3.6km
Nikolo-Pavlovskoye4,721 (2012)15.8km
Chernoistochinsk3,646 (2012)18.6km
Sinegorskiy880 (2012)23.3km
Novoasbest2,394 (2012)28.5km


Skarn iron ore deposit, discovered in 1696.
Opencast skarn iron mine opened in XVIII century. For this time the mount is completely mined and deep iron quarry is digged on its place.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
AsiaContinent
Soviet Union (1922-1991)Country (Former)
Western Siberian basin (Zapadno-Sibirskiy basin), RussiaEconomic Region

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Asbolane
Formula: (Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Mikhailov, B.M. (2004): Lithology and Mineral Resources 39(2), 114-134.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Mikhailov, B.M. (2004): Lithology and Mineral Resources 39(2), 114-134.
'Lampadite'
Formula: Cu, Mn, O, H
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Mikhailov, B.M. (2004): Lithology and Mineral Resources 39(2), 114-134.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Habit: Botryoidal/mammillary masses.
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Asbolane4.FL.30(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Lampadite'-Cu, Mn, O, H

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Miscellaneous
Asbolane6.4.9.1(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Lampadite'-Cu, Mn, O, H

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H LampaditeCu, Mn, O, H
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O LampaditeCu, Mn, O, H
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
MnManganese
Mn LampaditeCu, Mn, O, H
Mn Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CoCobalt
Co Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
NiNickel
Ni Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu LampaditeCu, Mn, O, H
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

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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Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3188289
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

Silurian
419.2 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3142847
Urals

Age: Silurian (419.2 - 443.8 Ma)

Lithology: Diorite

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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- Mikhailov, B.M. (2004): Hypergene Metallogeny of the Urals. Lithology and Mineral Resources 39(2), 114-134.
- Kievlenko E.V., Senkevich N.N. (1983) Geology of gem stone deposits, - Moscow, "Nedra", pp. 97-99 (in Rus.)

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    • Nizhnii Tagil
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