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Donggou Mine, Lingqiu Co., Datong, Shanxi, Chinai
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Donggou MineMine
Lingqiu Co.County
DatongPrefecture
ShanxiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):硐沟锰银矿床, 灵丘县, 山西省, 中国
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 114° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~28km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dwb : Monsoon-influenced warm-summer humid continental climate


Manganese-silver deposit.

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147 mineral species & varietal names listed

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11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bixbyite
Formula: Mn3+2O3
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Nsutite
Formula: (Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Reference: Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bixbyite'4.CB.10Mn3+2O3
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Nsutite'4.DB.15c(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Todorokite'4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Rhodochrosite'5.AB.05MnCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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
Bixbyite4.3.7.2Mn3+2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Nsutite4.4.8.1(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Nsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O BixbyiteMn23+O3
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Nsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
NaSodium
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AlAluminium
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MnManganese
Mn BixbyiteMn23+O3
Mn Nsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
BaBarium
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Yuhua Yuan (1998): Probablility to separate manganese ore of Donggou mining area using pyrometallurgy (rich manganese sediment). Geology and Prospecting 34(3), 26-28.
- Shaozhi Zhou (1999): Geology and Prospecting of silver-(gold) deposits in northeast Shanxi. Geology and Prospecting 35(3), 6-8, 23.


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