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Qiongdongnan basin, China Sea, Pacific Oceani
Regional Level Types
Qiongdongnan basinBasin
China SeaSea
Pacific OceanOcean

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 46' 1'' North , 118° 26' 43'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Basin


Cenozoic sediments, rich in organic matter.

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Yangtze PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.
Calcite var: Mg-rich Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)CO3
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006): Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Mg-rich Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mg)CO3
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Mg-rich Calcite
-(Ca,Mg)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O SideriteFeCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnhydriteCaSO4
MgMagnesium
Mg Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe PyriteFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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Dong, H., Ye, Y., Jiang, H., Wu, N., Edelmann, R.E., and Zhang, C. (2006) Early Diagenesis Related to Microbial Activities in the Deep Ocean Sediments from Qiongdongnan Basin in South China Sea. Presented at the Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, Beijing (China), July 24-27, 2006.

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