Moldova Nouă Mine (Moldova Nova; Neumoldowa; Neu-Moldava; Újmoldova; Nová Moldava), Moldova Nouă-Sasca Cu-Mo ore field, Banat Mts, Caraş-Severin Co., Romania
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||44° 44' 16'' North , 21° 42' 8'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||44.73778,21.70250|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Porphyry Cu-Mo deposit, already mined in Roman times.
Modern mining stopped around 2005.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
61 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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GeochronologyMineralization age: Late Cretaceous : 73.1 Ma to 71.96 Ma
Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
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|Pliocene - Miocene|
2.588 - 23.03 Ma
|Miocene-Pliocene sedimentary rocks|