China Geology Impact Factor, Indexing, Ranking

China Geology Impact Factor, Indexing, Ranking

China Geology (CG) is a scholarly journal dedicated to publishing research in the field of Earth and Planetary Sciences. KeAi Communications Co is the publisher of this esteemed journal. The P-ISSN assigned to China Geology is 2096-5192 and its abbreviated form is China Geol.

Aim and Scope

China Geology is co-sponsored by the China Geological Survey (CGS) and the Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS). The journal is published quarterly by China Geology Editorial Office.

China Geology aims to be an innovative, high-impact and authoritative academic journal for researchers across the geoscience community. It primarily publishes new research results in multidisciplinary geosciences, together with traditional topics in geology. The journal seeks to promote research from all aspects of geoscience, including basic, applied and engineering research and applications, such as mineralogy, igneous and metamorphic petrology, geochemistry; sedimentology, paleontology, historical geology; petroleum geology and petroleum engineering, tectonic-orogenic geology (such as the Central Asian Orogenic Belt, Tethys-Himalayan tectonic domain, etc.), marine geology, geophysics, economic and applied geology (ore deposit research and exploration), remote sensing geology, engineering geology, oceanography, environmental geology and human health, urban geology, groundwater science and engineering, soil microorganism, soil heavy metal pollution, global climate change and carbon neutrality.

China Geology welcomes a range of submissions, from Original and Review Articles to Editorials, Short Communications (Research Advances), News and Highlights. These papers should be of both exceptional quality and interest in the geosciences field. Review Articles are specially invited and authored by leading experts to bring the latest research to the wider community. Careful consideration is taken into account for form and content, with an emphasis on international focus. All papers are subject to international peer review.

Journal Details

Journal title China Geology (CG)
Abbreviation China Geol
Print ISSN 2096-5192
Online ISSN 2589-9430
Publisher Name KeAi Communications Co
Editor-in-chief Zi-guo Hao
Subject Category Earth and Planetary Sciences


Abbreviation : ISO Journal abbreviation refers to the shortened form or acronym used to represent the full title of a scholarly journal. The ISO4 Abbreviation of China Geology Journal is China Geol.


The Ranking of the Journal in 2024 is 6762. Ranking systems aim to provide an indication of a journal's quality, influence, and prestige within a specific field or discipline.

Impact Factor

The Journal's Impact Factor in 2024 is 4.5. it is all calculated by Clarivate, which means how many times a particular citation has been published in the past two years.

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The Journal SCImago in 2024 is 0.728. It is measured by the number of citations which are made by the particular journals, and the journal from where the citations arrived from.


The Journal's H-Index in 2024 is 18. The H-index is calculated on how many times a particular author is cited and the number of published papers that a particular author has.


The Journal's Quartile is Q1. A quartile has three points, which are the upper quartile, median, and lower quartile. The main motive of the quartile is to calculate the interquartile range, that resembles the changes across the median.

Journal's Indexing

The Journal is indexed in (Indexing details)

PubMed Scopus Web of Science UGC Embase DOAJ

Indexing services aim to make it easier for researchers, scholars, and readers to discover and access articles from various journals within a specific field or discipline.

Journal's Metrics for 2024

Abbreviation China Geol
Access type Open Access
Impact Factor 4.5
SJR 0.728
SNIP 1.484
Ranking 6762
CiteScore 5.1
H-Index 18

Editorial Board

The Editor-in-chief of the Journal is Zi-guo Hao

Call for paper

Call for paper : The Journal invites original research contributions for consideration of publication in China Geology journal.

Journal seeking submissions in the broad areas of Earth and Planetary Sciences that align with journal's focus on Earth and Planetary Sciences.

for details about call for paper please visit to the official website of the journal to check the details about call for papers.

How to publish in China Geology

Publishing in China Geology involves the following steps:

  • Research: Conduct high-quality, impactful research in the field of Earth and Planetary Sciences.
  • Familiarize Yourself: Read and understand the aims and scope of China Geology to ensure your work aligns with their focus.
  • Manuscript Preparation: Prepare your manuscript according to the China Geology guidelines, including formatting, length, and referencing style.
  • Submission: Submit your manuscript through the journal's online submission system.

China Geology FAQ

is journal indexed in PubMed?

No, the journal is not indexed in PubMed.

is journal indexed in Scopus?

Yes, the journal is indexed in Scopus.

is journal indexed in UGC?

Yes, the journal is indexed in UGC.

is journal indexed in Index Copernicus?

No, the journal is not indexed in Index copernicus.

is a predatory journal?

No, journal is not a predatory journal.

What is the Imptact Factor of China Geology?

The Impact Factor of the Journal is 4.5.

What is the Ranking of the Journal?

The Ranking of the Journal is 6762.

is journal peer reviewed?

Yes the journal is a peer-reviewed journal.

is China Geology a good journal?

Yes the journal is a peer-reviewed journal and good to publish your paper.

What is China Geology?

China Geology (CG) is a scholarly journal dedicated to publishing research in the field of Earth and Planetary Sciences. KeAi Communications Co is the publisher of this esteemed journal.

is China Geology open access?

Yes, China Geology is a open access journal.

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