Genetic investigation and comparison of Kartaldag and Madendag epithermal gold deposits in Canakkale, NW Turkey


Unal-Imer E., Güleç N. T. , Kuşcu İ., Fallick A. E.

ORE GEOLOGY REVIEWS, vol.53, pp.204-222, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 53
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.oregeorev.2013.01.009
  • Journal Name: ORE GEOLOGY REVIEWS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.204-222
  • Keywords: Kartaldag gold deposit, Madendag gold deposit, Hydrothermal alteration, Epithermal deposits, Fluid inclusion, Stable isotope, NW Turkey, WESTERN ANATOLIA, GEOCHEMICAL CONSTRAINTS, NORTHWESTERN ANATOLIA, MEDITERRANEAN REGION, ACTIVE TECTONICS, STABLE-ISOTOPE, EVOLUTION, MINERALIZATION, COLLISION, VOLCANISM

Abstract

Two epithermal gold deposits (Kartaldag and Madendag) located in NW Turkey have been characterized through the detailed examinations involving geologic, mineralogical, fluid inclusion, stable isotope, whole-rock geochemistry, and geochronology data.