IMPORTANT MESSAGE. We need your support now to keep mindat.org running. Click here to find out why.
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for Educators
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tetrahedrite
Formula:Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Yirang Chen (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(2), 25-30; Ottens, B., and Cook, R.B. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 46-57; Ottens, B. (2011): Mineralogical Record 42, 557-603; Xinyou Zhou, Jingbin Wang, Yanli Wang, Xiyin Cheng, Peng He, Qibin Fu, and Shunting Li (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(3), 533-544
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tetrahedrite 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 Tetrahedrite
20.4km (12.7 miles) A Shizhuyuan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
64.5km (40.1 miles) B Huangshaping Mine, Huangshaping Pb-Zn-polymetallic ore field, Guiyang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
66.9km (41.5 miles) C Fankou Mine, Renhua Co., Shaoguan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
78.4km (48.7 miles) D Xianghualing Mine (Hsianghualing Mine), Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field, Linwu Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
116.5km (72.4 miles) E Maoping W-Sn deposit, Chongyi Co., Ganzhou Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China
123.5km (76.8 miles) F Kangjiawan Pb-Zn-Ag-Au deposit, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
126.6km (78.7 miles) G Shuikoushan Mine, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan 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
159.1km (98.9 miles) J Dajishan Mine (Tachishan Mine), Quannan Co., Ganzhou Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China
170.0km (105.7 miles) K Dajianshan Mine, Lianping Co., Heyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
174.5km (108.5 miles) L Donggangshan Ag-polymetallic deposit, Hengdong Co., Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
182.4km (113.3 miles) M Xiniu mining district, Yingde Co., Qingyuan Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
196.0km (121.8 miles) N Zhanggongling Mine, Babu District, Hezhou Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
245.9km (152.8 miles) O Changyingling W-Sn deposit (Zhangyingling W-Sn deposit), Shanhu W-Sn ore field (Shanhu Mine), Zhongshan Co., Hezhou Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
260.1km (161.6 miles) P Longshan Mine, Xinshao Co., Shaoyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
262.5km (163.1 miles) Q Yuanzhuding Cu-Mo deposit, Fengkai Co., Zhaoqing Prefecture, Guangdong Province, China
275.4km (171.1 miles) R Baiyunpu Pb-Zn deposit, Beita District, Shaoyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2018, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: October 16, 2018 19:32:14
View slideshow - Go to top of page