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Fengjiashan Mine (Daye copper mine), Daye Co., Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei Province, China

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° 3' 11'' North , 114° 58' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 30.05306,114.97861
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Name(s) in local language(s):冯家山铜矿 (大冶铜矿), 大冶市, 黄石市, 湖北省, 中国


Skarn-type iron-copper deposit. The former government-owned copper mine is now privately held and worked for wollastonite.


NOTE: Unlike stated in the title of Ottens's paper (2007), this mine is located in Daye County (not: Daye District) and Huangshi Prefecture (not: Ezhou Prefecture).


Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


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

Regional Geology

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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Cambrian-Ordovician
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 1383498
Cambrian-Ordovician sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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References

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Jingye Jiang, Dafang Tan, Guojun Hu, and Lichun Zhang (1998): Characteristics of hydrochemical anomalies and prospecting criteria of the Fengjiashan skarn Fe-Cu deposit. Geology and Prospecting, 34(6), 5-9.
Ottens, B. (2003): Inesit, Hubeit und Japanerzwillinge aus Hubei, China. Lapis, 28 (9), 41-47
Ottens, B. (2007): The Fengjiashan mine, Daye District, Ezhou Prefecture, Hubei Province, China. The Mineralogical Record, 38, 33-42.

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