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|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Sikhote-Alin Mts, Far-Eastern Region, Russia|
Soviet Union (1922-1991)
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
|Cretaceous mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. 
Dobovol'skaya, M. G., Baskina, V. A., Balashova, S. P., Kenisarin, A. M., Arakelyants, M. M., Klimachev, L. A., & Muravitskaya, G. N. (1990). Order of Formation of the Ores and Mafic Dikes of the Nikolayevsk Deposit (Southern Primor'ye). International Geology Review, 32(4), 391-403.
- Rogulina, L.I., and Sveshnikova, O.L. (2008): The Nikolaevsky Base-Metal Skarn Deposit, Primorye, Russia. Geology of Ore Deposits 50(1), 60-74.