Arkhangelskaya pipe (Arkhangel'sky pipe), Zolotitsa occurrence, Zimny Bereg kimberlite field, Zimny Bereg District, Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russiai
|Regional Level Types|
|Arkhangelskaya pipe (Arkhangel'sky pipe)||Pipe|
|Zimny Bereg kimberlite field||- not defined -|
|Zimny Bereg District||District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
65° 17' 43'' North , 41° 3' 45'' East
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The pipe was discovered in 1980; it is located in the Arkhangelsk region 100 km northeast of Arkhangelsk city. Open-pit mining started here in 2005. Current reserves of the pipe are sufficient to maintain diamond mining until 2033.
Diamond output in 2014 – 1.239 million carats
Ore resources inclusive of reserves – 87.327 million tons
The average diamond grade – 1.1 carats per ton
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Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Diamond|
Reference: Kononova, V.A., Golubeva, Y.Y., Bogatikov, O.A., and Kargin, A.V. (2007): Geology of Ore Deposits 49(6), 421-441.
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS|
|Semi-metals and non-metals|
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Kononova, V.A., Golubeva, Y.Y., Bogatikov, O.A., and Kargin, A.V. (2007): Diamond Resource Potential of Kimberlites from the Zimny Bereg Field, Arkhangel’sk Oblast. Geology of Ore Deposits 49(6), 421-441.
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