SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Yongning meteorite, Liangqing District, Nanning, Guangxi, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Yongning meteoriteMeteorite Fall Location
Liangqing DistrictDistrict
NanningPrefecture
GuangxiAutonomous Region
ChinaCountry

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Key
Lock Map
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 45' 0'' North , 108° 19' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 22.75000,108.33333
GeoHash:G#: wkj13jtbm
Locality type:Meteorite Fall Location
Meteorite Class:Ungrouped IAB iron meteorite
Meteoritical Society Class:Iron, IAB-ung
Metbull:View entry in Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


An iron meteorite, discovered in 1971 in Upper Devonian carbonate rocks near Liangqing village. The total mass is about 60 kg.

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Meteorite/Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

Select Rock List Type

Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Pyrite var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky)
Formula: (Fe,Ni,Co)S2
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97
'Ungrouped IAB iron meteorite'
Reference: Meteoritical Society Database

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky)2.EB.05a(Fe,Ni,Co)S2
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Ungrouped IAB iron meteorite-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Iron-Fe
Pyrite
var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky)
-(Fe,Ni,Co)S2
'Ungrouped IAB iron meteorite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
PPhosphorus
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
SSulfur
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S Pyrite (var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky))(Fe,Ni,Co)S2
S PyriteFeS2
S TroiliteFeS
FeIron
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe Pyrite (var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky))(Fe,Ni,Co)S2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IronFe
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TroiliteFeS
CoCobalt
Co Pyrite (var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky))(Fe,Ni,Co)S2
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni Pyrite (var: Cobalt-nickel-pyrite (of Vernadsky))(Fe,Ni,Co)S2
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187133
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

Sort by

Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Kejie Tao and Peishan Zhang (1987): An iron meteorite in Liangqing, Yongning County, Guangxi Autonomous Region. Acta Petrologica Sinica 5(2), 92-97 (in Chinese with English abstract).


This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: October 19, 2019 15:58:01 Page generated: December 2, 2018 00:19:43
Go to top of page