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Cirotan mine, Cikotok Gold District, Banten Province, Java, Indonesia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 6° 46' 30'' South , 106° 20' 9'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -6.77500,106.33611
GeoHash:G#: qqg97wxsf
Locality type:Mine
Age:1.7 Ma
Geologic Time:Pleistocene
Köppen climate type:Af : Tropical rainforest climate


A gold mine. Major producer in the district. Adularia-sericite epithermal deposit.


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Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185420
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 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]

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References

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Marcoux, E., Milesi, J. P., Sohearto, S., & Rinawan, R. (1993). Noteworthy mineralogy of the Au-Ag-Sn-W (Bi) epithermal ore deposit of Cirotan, West Java, Indonesia. The Canadian Mineralogist, 31(3), 727-744.
- Economic Geology (1994) 89, 227-245.
Leroy, J. L., Hubé, D., & Marcoux, E. (2000). Episodic deposition of Mn minerals in cockade breccia structures in three low-sulfidation epithermal deposits: A mineral stratigraphy and fluid-inclusion approach. The Canadian Mineralogist, 38(5), 1125-1136.
- Wagner, T., Williams-Jones, A.E., Boyce, A.J. (2005): Stable isotope-based modeling of the origin and genesis of an unusual Au-Ag-Sn-W epithermal system at Cirotan, Indonesia. Chem. Geol., 219, 237-260.

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