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Houshan Mine, Guichi District, Chizhou, Anhui, Chinai
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Houshan MineMine
Guichi DistrictDistrict
ChizhouPrefecture
AnhuiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° 21' 0'' North , 117° 22' 38'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 30.35000,117.37722
GeoHash:G#: wt7kwvp3x
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


A gold property, owned by Ming Funj Jewellery Group Ltd. The deposit consist of ten fault-controlled orebodies with iron oxide-Cu-Au (IOCG) mineralization, that are mainly hosted in Silurian sandstones, siltstones and greywacke.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'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
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
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: 3189488
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

References

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- Yuan Chen, Yiefei Jia, and Pengfei Xiao (2009): Technical Review of Houshan and Gaoling Gold-Polymetallic Projects in Chizhou, Anhui Province, People’s Republic of China for Trismart Group Limited. SRK Consulting China Ltd (Beijing), Project Number SHK059.

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