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Kairagach Au deposit (Kaygarach), Chatkal-Kuraminskii Range, Angren Region, Tashkent Viloyati (Toshkent), Uzbekistan

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 58' 60'' North , 70° 15' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.9833333333, 70.25
Other regions containing this locality:Soviet Union

Au-Te Deposit. High-sulfidation (or acid-sulfate) type of epithermal mineralization. Ore aggregates within propylitic andesites and dacites.

Located 5 km E of Kochbulak

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57 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Kovalenker, V. A., Plotinskaya, O. Y., & Koneev, R. I. (2003). Mineralogy of epithermal gold sulfide telluride ores of the Kairagach gold deposit Uzbekistan. New Data Miner, 38, 45-56.

Kovalenker, V. A., Plotinskaya, O. Y., Prokof ev, V. Y., Gertman, Y. L., Koneev, R. I., & Pomortsev, V. V. (2003). Mineralogy, geochemistry, and genesis of gold-sulfide-selenide-telluride ores from the Kairagach deposit (Uzbekistan). Geology of Ore Deposits C/C of Geologiia Rudnykh Mestorozhdenii, 45(3), 171-200.

Plotinskaya, O. Y., Kovalenker, V. A., Seltmann, R., & Stanley, C. J. (2006). Te and Se mineralogy of the high-sulfidation Kochbulak and Kairagach epithermal gold telluride deposits (Kurama Ridge, Middle Tien Shan, Uzbekistan). Mineralogy and Petrology, 87(3-4), 187-207.

Chernyshev, I. V., Kovalenker, V. A., Goltsman, Y. V., Plotinskaya, O. Y., Bairova, E. D., & Oleinikova, T. I. (2011). Rb-Sr isochron dating of late paleozoic epithermal ore-forming processes: A case study of the Kairagach gold deposit, Kurama ore district, Central Tien Shan. Geochemistry International, 49(2), 107-119.

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