Ognit (Medek) Complex


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Russland / Sibirien, Föderationskreis / Irkutsk (Irkutskaja), Oblast / Uda-Biryusa Bereich / Ognit (Medek) Complex


Kleiner Ultramafischer Körper im Kontakt zu Granodiorit und Gneis: Dunit, Olivin-Pyroxenit, Pyroxenit, Wehrlit.

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Ognit Complex, Uda-Biryusa Bereich, Irkutsk, Sibirien, Föderationskreis, RU
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Minerals (Count: 64)

Rocks (Count: 7)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Mekhonoshin, A.S., Tolstykh, N.D., Podlipsky, M.Y., Kolotilina, T.B., Vishnevsky, A.V., & Benedyuk, Y.P. (2013). PGE mineralization of dunite-wehrlite massifs at the Gutara-Uda interfluve, Eastern Sayan. Geology of Ore Deposits, 55(3), 162-75.
  • Шведов, Г.И., Барков, А.Ю., & Олешкевич, О.И. (2016). Рудные минеральные ассоциации в ультрамафитах массива Огнит, Иркутская область, Восточный Саян. Вестник Воронежского государственного университета. Серия: Геология, (1), 49-60.
  • Shvedov, G.I., & Barkov, A.Y. (2017). Primary and alteration assemblages of platinum-group minerals from the Ognit complex, Irkutskaya oblast, Eastern Sayans, Russia. N.Jb. Min.-Ab.: J. Min. Geoch., 194(1), 35-48.