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Chalcopyrite from
Fengjiashan Mine (Daye copper mine), Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Comments:Initial ore mineral when the mine was worked for copper.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jingye Jiang, Dafang Tan, Guojun Hu, and Lichun Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 5-9; Ottens, B. (2003): Lapis 28(9), 41-47
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz4 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Inesite3 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Inesite at this locality.
Hubeite3 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Hubeite at this locality.
Apophyllite3 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Apophyllite at this locality.
Chalcocite3 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Chalcocite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Chalcopyrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Dolomite1 photo of Chalcopyrite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Fengjiashan Mine (Daye copper mine), Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
1.3km (0.8 miles) Xiasifang Mine, Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
5.4km (3.4 miles) Tonglüshan Mine (Tonglushan Mine), Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
6.5km (4.1 miles) Longjiaoshan Cu-(W-Mo) deposit, Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
7.2km (4.5 miles) Fengtou Cu-Fe-Au deposit (Fentou Cu-Fe-Au deposit), Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
7.3km (4.5 miles) Dabaoshan Au-Cu deposit, Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
8.7km (5.4 miles) Jiguanzui Au-Cu deposit, Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
9.1km (5.7 miles) Houtoushan Mo-Cu-(Au) deposit, Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
12.6km (7.8 miles) Daguangshan Mine, Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
13.5km (8.4 miles) Chimashan Mine, Yangxin Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
14.8km (9.2 miles) Tongshankou Mine (Tongchankou Mine), Daye Co., Huangshi, Hubei, China
 
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