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marine volcanic association  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Mineral deposits formed in a marine volcanic environment. Magmatic and hydrothermal fluids react with sea water for giving volcanogenic massive sulphides (VMS), which are at the origin stratiform deposits of Cu, Zn, Pb, Ag, Au.
DESCRIPTION
  • Mineral deposits formed in a marine volcanic environment. Magmatic and hydrothermal fluids react with sea water for giving volcanogenic massive sulphides (VMS), which are at the origin stratiform deposits of Cu, Zn, Pb, Ag, Au.
IDENTIFIER
  • marineVolcanicAssociation
TITLE
  • marine volcanic association
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/MineralDepositGroupValue/marineVolcanicAssociation
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EQUIVALENT CONCEPTS
Mineral Deposit Group