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Wafangdian, Fuxian kimberlite field, Wafangdian Co., Dalian, Liaodong Peninsula, Liaoning, Chinai
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Fuxian kimberlite field- not defined -
Wafangdian Co.County
DalianPrefecture
Liaodong PeninsulaPeninsula
LiaoningProvince
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 43' 59'' North , 121° 55' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.73333,121.93333
GeoHash:G#: wxndn9jpk
Köppen climate type:Dwa : Monsoon-influenced hot-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Wafangdian250,591 (2012)14.3km
Pulandian104,277 (2012)37.7km


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Diamond1.CB.10aC

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Diamond1.3.6.1C

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C DiamondC

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Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3186242
Neoproterozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 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]

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Michaud, M. (2005). An overview of diamond exploration in the North China Craton. In Mineral Deposit Research: Meeting the Global Challenge (pp. 1547-1549). Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg.

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  • Liaoning
    • Liaodong Peninsula
      • Dalian
        • Wafangdian Co.

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