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Yushugou PGE deposit, Yumen Co., Jiuquan, Gansu, Chinai
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Yushugou PGE depositDeposit
Yumen Co.County
JiuquanPrefecture
GansuProvince
ChinaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 97° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~44km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate


PGE-bearing ores in serpentinized peridotite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Chromite'4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Magnesiochromite'4.BB.05MgCr2O4
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Spinel'4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Magnesite'5.AB.05MgCO3
'Siderite'5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Actinolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Chrysotile'9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Talc'9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
'Zoisite'9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
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)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SideriteFeCO3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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- Bin Yang, Wenxin Xie, and Luping Du (2007): Geology and prospecting potential of Yushugou platinum-group element deposit in Yumen, Gansu Province. Geology and Prospecting 43(5), 34-39.


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