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Tongluojing Mn deposit, Zunyi Co., Zunyi, Guizhou, Chinai
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Tongluojing Mn depositDeposit
Zunyi Co.County

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Name(s) in local language(s):铜罗井锰矿床, 遵义县, 遵义市, 贵州省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 27° 39' North , 106° 58' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 27.65000,106.96667
GeoHash:G#: wkuj61d8z
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate

Sedimentary manganese deposit.

Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40
'Manganoan Calcite'
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40
Formula: (Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Vernadite'4.FE.40(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Manganoan Calcite'-(Ca,Mn)CO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Vernadite4.4.9.1(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Manganoan Calcite'-(Ca,Mn)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

H Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C Manganoan Calcite(Ca,Mn)CO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O Manganoan Calcite(Ca,Mn)CO3
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Na Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Manganoan Calcite(Ca,Mn)CO3
Ca Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Mn Manganoan Calcite(Ca,Mn)CO3
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Vernadite(Mn4+,Fe3+,Ca,Na)(O,OH)2 · 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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201.3 - 251.902 Ma

ID: 3186529
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 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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Jiuling Zhang (1982): Geological features and prospecting directions of the main types of foreign and domestic manganese deposits. Geology and Prospecting 18(2), 26-40.
Nuchong Huang and Xiong Song (1985): Types, genesis and ore-controlling factors of China's manganese deposits. Geology and Prospecting 21(10), 1-7.

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