Russian Journal of Pacific Geology

, Volume 3, Issue 4, pp 338–355 | Cite as

The Mesozoic granitoid magmatism and metallogeny of the Central Asian and Pacific Belts junction area

  • N. P. Romanovsky
  • Yu. F. Malyshev
  • M. V. Goroshko
  • V. G. Gurovich
  • M. I. Kopylov
Article

Abstract

Materials pertaining to Mesozoic granitoids in the Central Asian and Pacific Belts junction area and the adjacent platforms are summarized. Maps of the location of massifs, the extensiveness of granitoid magmatism, the manifestations of Mesozoic plumes, and the relief of the asthenosphere surface have been compiled. The locations of the major ore deposits are plotted on the maps. The distribution chart has been constructed for these deposits in the coordinates of the crust and lithosphere. The depth of the occurrence of the sources for large and superlarge gold, tin, polymetallic, molybdenum, tungsten, and uranium deposits has been estimated. Areas showing promise for the discovery of large deposits are defined.

Key words

Mesozoic granitoids plumes through-the-lithosphere faults major deposits East Asia 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. P. Romanovsky
    • 1
  • Yu. F. Malyshev
    • 1
  • M. V. Goroshko
    • 1
  • V. G. Gurovich
    • 1
  • M. I. Kopylov
    • 2
  1. 1.Kosygin Institute of Tectonics and Geophysics, Far East BranchRussian Academy of SciencesKhabarovskRussia
  2. 2.Dal’geologiya Federal State Unitary EnterpriseKhabarovskRussia

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