Rudnik Mine (Mount Rudnik; Rudnik Deposit), Gornji Milanovac, Moravica District, Serbiai
|Regional Level Types|
|Rudnik Mine (Mount Rudnik; Rudnik Deposit)||Mine|
|Gornji Milanovac||- not defined -|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||44° 7' 37'' North , 20° 30' 30'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||44.12707,20.50839|
|Owned/operated by:||Mineco Limited|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
Mining (mainly silver) since Roman times. From the 14th Century for 150 years the main Serbian mint was located at the mine.
The Rudnik Mts. volcano-intrusive complex hosts a Pb-Zn-Ag deposit and belongs to the Serbo-Macedonian metallogenetic belt. The Rudnik deposit is made up of over 90 separate ore bodies
Regions containing this locality
|Eurasian Plate||Tectonic Plate|
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Aschamalmite|
Reference: Stojanovic, J., Radosavljević-Mihajlović, A., Radosavljević, S., Vuković, N., Pačevski, A. (2016): Occurrence of Ag-bearing aschamalmite from the Rudnik Pb–Zn/Cu,Ag,Bi,W polymetallic deposit, Šumadija Metallogenic District, Serbia. Periodico di Mineralogia: 85, (in press); http://forum.amiminerals.it/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=12614 (2016)
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 3 - SULFOSALTS|
|ø > 4|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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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0 - 66 Ma
|Cenozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 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. 
100.5 - 145 Ma
Age: Early Cretaceous (100.5 - 145 Ma)
Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3.