Famous ore deposits of central Eurasia

Gold-silver deposits of Central Asia

Gold-silver deposits of Central Asia.

Commodity layer from CERCAMS Central Asia GIS

Kumtor gold mine (Kyrgyz Tienshan) in summer

Kumtor gold mine (Kyrgyz Tienshan) in summer

© Kumtor Operating Company
Kumtor gold mine (Kyrgyz Tienshan) in winter

Kumtor gold mine (Kyrgyz Tienshan) in winter

© Dr. Dwayne Melrose
Muruntau (Uzbekistan) orogenic gold deposit

Muruntau (Uzbekistan) orogenic gold deposit, pit section

Muruntau (Uzbekistan), open pit

Muruntau (Uzbekistan), open pit

© Prof. Bahtyar Isakhodaev
Muruntau (Uzbekistan), pit overview

Muruntau (Uzbekistan), pit overview

Muruntau Panorama

Muruntau (Uzbekistan). Panorama compilation

© Dr. Torsten Graupner
Open pit mine

Amantaitau Centralny-I (Uzbekistan), Open pit

© Bill Charter, Oxus / AGF
Jilau (Tajikistan), orogenic gold deposit

Jilau (Tajikistan), orogenic gold deposit

© Dr. Andy Cole
Bolshevik open pit

Bolshevik (Kazakhstan), granitoid dikes in open pit

© Dr. Andy Wurst
Bolshevik (Kazakhstan) orogenic gold deposit

Bolshevik (Kazakhstan) orogenic gold deposit

© Dr. Andy Wurst
Sawayaerdun (Kyrgyzstan), open pit

Sawayaerdun (Kyrgyzstan), open pit

© Courtesy Dr. Rich Goldfarb, USGS
Suzdal (Kazakhstan) gold deposit, open pit

Suzdal (Kazakhstan) gold deposit, open pit

Ridder-Sokolnoe (Kazakhstan), VMS deposit

Ridder-Sokolnoe (Kazakhstan), VMS deposit

© KazZinc
Taldybulak (Kyrgyzstan) Au-Cu-Mo deposit.

Taldybulak (Kyrgyzstan) Au-Cu-Mo deposit. Ordovician porphyry hosted 5+ Moz gold

© Dr. Sasha Yakubchuk
Nurkazgan (Kazakhstan) Cu-Au deposit

Nurkazgan (Kazakhstan) porphyry Cu-Au deposit in Devonian magmatic arc of Kazakh orocline

Greater Kounrad open pit.

Kounrad (Kazakhstan) porphyry Cu-Au deposit In Carboniferous Balkhash-Ili arc, Greater Kounrad open pit.

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) pit panorama

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) pit panorama

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) Cu-Au porphyry

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) Cu-Au porphyry

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) open pit

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) open pit

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) pit impression

Almalyk (Uzbekistan) pit impression

Oyu Tolgoi mine construction

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) mine construction

© Ivanhoe Mines
Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) mine construction

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) mine construction

© Rio Tinto
Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) in 2012

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) in 2012

© Rio Tinto
Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) pit view

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) pit view

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia)

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia)

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) pit stripping

Oyu Tolgoi (Mongolia) pit stripping

© Rio Tinto
Erdenet (Mongolia) Cu-Mo porphyry

Erdenet (Mongolia) Cu-Mo porphyry

© Prof. Ochir Gerel
Sora (Khakasia, Russia) Mo mine, open pit

Sora (Khakasia, Russia) Mo mine, open pit

© Andrei E. Izokh