Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dal'negorsk (Dalnegorsk; Tetyukhe; Tjetjuche; Tetjuche), Kavalerovo Mining District, Primorskiy Kray, Far-Eastern Region, Russia
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||44° 35' North , 135° 40' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||44.58333,135.66667|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Sikhote-Alin Mts, Far-Eastern Region, Russia|
Soviet Union (1922-1991)
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
One of the world's premier localities for crystallized sulfides was opened in 1982. The solution cavities in the limestones provided ample spaces for the hot sulfide solutions to crystallize.
79 valid minerals.
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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66 - 145 Ma
|Mesozoic volcanic rocks|
Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)
Lithology: Felsic 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.