Concerning Diamond and Gold-Bearing Astropipes of Mongolia


In this paper we present summation of thirteen year’s investigation of the all diamond-bearing structures of Mongolia. Four gold and diamond-bearing astropipe structures of exemplified by the Agit Khangay, Khuree Mandal, Bayan Khuree and Tsenkher astropipes of Mongolia. Detailed geological and gas-geochemical investigation of the diamond and gold-astropipe structures show that diamond genesis is an expression of collision of the lithospheric mantle with the explosion process initiated in an impact collapse meteor crater.

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D. Dorjnamjaa, D. Voinkov, L. Kondratov, D. Selenge, G. Altanshagai and B. Enkhbaatar, "Concerning Diamond and Gold-Bearing Astropipes of Mongolia," International Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Vol. 1 No. 2, 2011, pp. 98-104. doi: 10.4236/ijaa.2011.12014.

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