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Shapinggou Mo deposit, Jinzhai Co., Lu'an Prefecture, Anhui Province, China

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 31° North , 115° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~46km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Name(s) in local language(s):沙坪沟钼矿, 金寨县, 六安市, 安徽省, 中国

Superlarge porphyry molybdenum deposit.

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Huaidong Zhang, Dongfang Shi, Yuejin Hao, and Bohua Wang (2010): Geological features of the Shapinggou porphyry molybdenum ore deposit, Jinzhai County, Anhui Province. Geology of Anhui 20(2), 104-108.
Fan Huang, Denghong Wang, Sanming Lu, Yuchuan Chen, Bohua Wang, and Chao Li (2011): Molybdenite Re-Os isotopic age of Shapinggou Mo deposit in Anhui Province and Mesozoic Mo ore-forming stages in east Qinling-Dabie Mountain region. Mineral Deposits 30(6), 1039-1057 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Huaidong Zhang, Bohua Wang, Yuejin Hao, Song Cheng, and Bing Xiang (2012): Geological characteristics and comprehensive ore-prospecting information of Shapinggou porphyry-type molybdenum deposit in Anhui Province. Mineral Deposits 31(1), 41-51 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Ren, Z., Zhou, T., Hollings, P., White, N. C., Wang, F., & Yuan, F. (2018). Trace elements geochemistry of molybdenite from the Shapinggou super-giant porphyry Mo deposit, China. Ore Geology Reviews.

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