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Bornite from
Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bornite
Formula:Cu5FeS4
Comments:Perhaps a mistaken ID of blue-tarnished sphalerite (Jensen, 2009)
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Ottens, B., and Cook, R.B. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 46-57; Jensen, M. (2009): Mineral News 25(4), 1-11, 14; Ottens, B. (2011) The Yaogangxian mine, Hunan Province, China. Mineralogical Record 42:557-603.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Nearest other occurrences of Bornite
20.4km (12.7 miles) A Shizhuyuan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
46.0km (28.6 miles) B Xintianling W-Bi deposit, Xintianling W-polymetallic ore field, Qitianling complex, Beihu District, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
64.5km (40.1 miles) C Huangshaping Mine, Huangshaping Pb-Zn-polymetallic ore field, Guiyang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
66.9km (41.5 miles) D Fankou Mine, Renhua Co., Shaoguan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
123.5km (76.8 miles) E Kangjiawan Pb-Zn-Ag-Au deposit, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
126.6km (78.7 miles) F Shuikoushan Mine, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
130.2km (80.9 miles) G Dabaoshan Mine, Qujiang District, Shaoguan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
130.9km (81.3 miles) H Tonggutang Cu-(Ag) deposit, Baifang Mine, Changning Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
144.4km (89.7 miles) I Hongling Mine, Wengyuan Co., Shaoguan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
188.2km (116.9 miles) J Tongshanling Mine, Tongshanling ore field, Jiangyong Co., Yongzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
194.5km (120.8 miles) K Longshui Mine, Babu District, Hezhou Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
245.9km (152.8 miles) L Changyingling W-Sn deposit (Zhangyingling W-Sn deposit), Shanhu W-Sn ore field (Shanhu Mine), Zhongshan Co., Hezhou Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
262.5km (163.1 miles) M Yuanzhuding Cu-Mo deposit, Fengkai Co., Zhaoqing Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
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