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Unnamed Ni-Cu deposit, Malan river valley, Zunhua Co., Tangshan, Hebei, Chinai
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Unnamed Ni-Cu depositDeposit
Malan river valleyValley
Zunhua Co.County
TangshanPrefecture
HebeiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 8' 1'' North , 117° 56' 37'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dwa : Monsoon-influenced hot-summer humid continental climate


Magmatic Ni-Cu sulfide ores, associated with olivine pyroxenite dikes.
Located south of the Yanshan (Yan Mts).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Reference: Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Malanite (TL)
Formula: Cu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
Type Locality:
Reference: Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Malanite var: Cobaltoan Malanite
Formula: Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
Reference: Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Moncheite
Formula: (Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218; Yu Zuxiang (1981): Geological Review 27, 55-71.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Carrollite'2.DA.05Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Cooperite2.CC.35bPtS
Malanite (TL)2.DA.05Cu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
var: Cobaltoan Malanite2.DA.05Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
Moncheite2.EA.20(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Fayalite-Forsterite Series-
Pyroxene Group-
Serpentine Subgroup-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cooperite2.8.5.1PtS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Carrollite2.10.1.2Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Malanite (TL)2.10.1.17Cu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Moncheite2.12.14.3(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Malanite
var: Cobaltoan Malanite
-Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
MgMagnesium
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
S Malanite (var: Cobaltoan Malanite)Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
S CooperitePtS
S MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CoCobalt
Co CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
Co Malanite (var: Cobaltoan Malanite)Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
NiNickel
Ni CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
Cu Malanite (var: Cobaltoan Malanite)Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
Cu MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As SperrylitePtAs2
PdPalladium
Pd Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
TeTellurium
Te Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
PtPlatinum
Pt Malanite (var: Cobaltoan Malanite)Cu(Pt3+,Co3+)2S4
Pt CooperitePtS
Pt MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
Pt Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2
Pt PlatinumPt
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
BiBismuth
Bi Moncheite(Pt,Pd)(Te,Bi)2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Yu Zuxiang, Lin Shujen, Chao Pao, Fang Chingsung, and Huang Chishun (1974): A preliminary study of some new minerals of the platinum group and another associated new one in platinum-bearing intrusions in a region of China. Acta Geologica Sinica 48(2), 202-218.
- Yu Zuxiang (1981): A restudy of malanite and cobalt-malanite (dayingite). Geological Review 27, 55-71 (in Chinese with English abstract).
- Yu Zuxiang (1996): Malanite - a new cupric platinum (Pt3+) and iridium (Ir3+) sulfide. Acta Geologica Sinica 70(4), 309-314 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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