Aginskoe Au deposit (Aginskoye deposit), Central Kamchatka mining district, Kamchatka Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||55° 28' North , 158° 0' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||55.46667,158.00000|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Soviet Union (1922-1991)|
|Age:||7.1 to 7.4 Ma|
|Reference for age:||Andreeva, E. D., Matsueda, H., Okrugin, V. M., Takahashi, R., & Ono, S. (2013). Au–Ag–Te Mineralization of the Low?Sulfidation Epithermal Aginskoe Deposit, Central Kamchatka, Russia. Resource Geology, 63(4), 337-349.|
|Köppen climate type:||ET : Tundra|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Агинское|
Gold and silver mine located in the central part of the Sredinny ridge. The Aginskoe mine includes the Aginskoe, Viyun, and South Aginskoe deposits. The Aginskoe deposit is the main one and consists of eight steeply dipping quartz-adularia vein groups.
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
38 valid minerals. 4 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
Rock Types Recorded
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|Pliocene - Miocene|
2.588 - 23.03 Ma
|Miocene-Pliocene mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.