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Kyisintaung ore body, S & K Mine (Monywa Mine), Monywa, Monywa District, Sagaing Region, Myanmari
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Kyisintaung ore bodyOre Body
S & K Mine (Monywa Mine)Mine
Monywa- not defined -
Monywa DistrictDistrict
Sagaing RegionRegion
MyanmarCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° North , 95° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Ore Body
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Burma


Porphyry-hosted fracture and breccia-related chalcocite mineralization.

Regions containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Indian Plate (India Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: http://www.infomine.com/companies-properties/infodbweb/ChargePropertySummary.asp?SearchID=25738
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: http://www.infomine.com/companies-properties/infodbweb/ChargePropertySummary.asp?SearchID=25738

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S

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Mitchell, A.H.G., Win Myint, Kyi Lynn, Myint Thein Htay, Maw Oo, and Thein Zaw (2011) Geology of the High Sulfidation Copper Deposits, Monywa Mine, Monywa. Resour. Geol., 61, 1-29.


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