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Kaptarkhan deposit, Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad), Tajikistani
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Kaptarkhan depositDeposit
Viloyati Sogd (Viloyati Sughd; Viloyati Khodzhent; Viloyati Leninabad)- not defined -
TajikistanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 29' 39'' North , 69° 27' 2'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.49417,69.45083
GeoHash:G#: tx1qk7sx9
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


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Soviet Union (1922-1991)

Country (Former) - 3,775 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Benjaminite
Formula: Ag3Bi7S12
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Bismoclite
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Chlorargyrite ?
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Emplectite
Formula: CuBiS2
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Galenobismutite
Formula: PbBi2S4
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.
'UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPb'
Formula: Pb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7
Reference: Lur'ye, R.M., Shadlun, T.N., Ugaste, Yu.A., Vyal'son, L.N. (1971): Lead, silver and copper sulfobismuthide from the benjarninite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. Int. Geol. Rev.: 13: 1628-1641; in: Fleischer, M. (1972): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 57: 1311-1317
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
Reference: Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Aikinite'2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
'Benjaminite'2.JA.05eAg3Bi7S12
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Emplectite'2.HA.05CuBiS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Galenobismutite'2.JC.25ePbBi2S4
'Wittichenite'2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Group 3 - Halides
'Bismoclite'3.DC.25BiOCl
'Chlorargyrite' ?3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bismutite'5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPb'-Pb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
ø = 2
Emplectite3.7.5.2CuBiS2
Galenobismutite3.7.9.1PbBi2S4
1 < ø < 2
Benjaminite3.8.10.3Ag3Bi7S12
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite ?9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite10.2.1.2BiOCl
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPb'-Pb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
OOxygen
O BismocliteBiOCl
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S EmplectiteCuBiS2
S GalenaPbS
S GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
S UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPbPb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
ClChlorine
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu EmplectiteCuBiS2
Cu UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPbPb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
AgSilver
Ag BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPbPb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7
PbLead
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
Pb UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPbPb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi BenjaminiteAg3Bi7S12
Bi BismocliteBiOCl
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi EmplectiteCuBiS2
Bi GalenobismutitePbBi2S4
Bi UM1971-07-S:AgBiCuPbPb(Cu,Ag)2.2Bi4.6S7.7
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3

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.

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Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3185265
Paleozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary and volcanic 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

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Lur'e, L. M.; Shadlun, T. N.; Ugaste, Yu. A.; Vyal'sov, L. N. (1970): Lead, Silver, and copper bismuth sulfides of the benjaminite-pavonite group in the Kaptarkhan depsoit (eastern Karamazar, Central Asia). Zapiski Vsesoyuznogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 99(4), 463-477 (in Russian).
Lur'ye, L. M., Shadlun, T. N., Ugaste, Y. A., & Vyal'sov, L. N. (1971). Lead, silver, and copper sulfobismuthite from the benjaminite-pavonite group in Kaptarkhan ore deposit, East Karamazar, Central Asia. International Geology Review, 13(11), 1628-1642.


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