Khan Bogdo Massif (Khan-Bogdinskii), Gobi Desert, Mongolia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||43° 10' 1'' North , 107° 7' 1'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||43.16700,107.11700|
|Köppen climate type:||BWk : Cold desert climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||массив Хан Богдо|
The largest known intrusion of peralkaline granites (ca. 1500km2 at the current level of erosion).
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25 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.
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298.9 - 358.9 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks|
Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)
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. 
Localities in this Region
- Gobi Desert
- Khan Bogdo Massif (Khan-Bogdinskii)