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Dayangtian Sn deposit, Tengchong Sn belt, Tengchong Co., Baoshan, Yunnan, Chinai
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Dayangtian Sn depositDeposit
Tengchong Sn beltBelt
Tengchong Co.County
BaoshanPrefecture
YunnanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):大秧田锡矿, 腾冲锡矿带, 腾冲县, 保山市, 云南省, 中国
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 25° North , 98° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~41km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


Talus slope deposit with cassiterite and rare metal minerals (REE-Nb-Ta-Rb-Cs), formed by weathering of a Mesozoic biotite monzogranite.

Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
Euxenite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
'Monazite'
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Euxenite-(Y)'4.DG.05(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Topaz'9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Monazite'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Euxenite-(Y)8.3.8.2(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Monazite'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
O QuartzSiO2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
CaCalcium
Ca Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
TiTitanium
Ti Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
YYttrium
Y Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
TaTantalum
Ta Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
ThThorium
Th Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6
UUranium
U Euxenite-(Y)(Y,Ca,Ce,U,Th)(Nb,Ta,Ti)2O6

References

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- Feibao Wu and Zongyu Li (1986): Geological characteristics and initial understanding of the ore-forming processes in the Tengchong tin belt, Yunnan. Geology and Prospecting 22(8), 20-26.


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