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Saishitang

Porphyry Cu-Au deposit, 30 of 47 in China country (in Asia)

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Geologic Information
Deposit ID462
CountryChina
State or provinceQinghai
Geographic location:35°17'27"N, 99°49'8"E
(99.818889, 35.290833)
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Deposit type20cPorphyry Cu-Au
Mineralogychalcopyrite
chlorite
gold
pyrite
Deposit types within 5km18b
Geologic map unit99.8188888888889, 35.2908333333333
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Economic Information
Startup date2004
Tonnage50million metric tons
Copper grade1.13percent
Molybdenum grade(unavailable)
Gold grade0.48g/t
Silver grade(unavailable)
Reference information
References
Zhao and Lin, 1993, The main geological features of copper skarn deposits in China: Resource Geology Special Issue, no. 15, p. 225–230.
Encyclopedia of the Nations, 2001, China Mining, 4 p.:
http://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/Asia-and-Oceania/China-MINING.html n.d.
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