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Delirio Mine, Chañarcillo, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile

In the Delirio and Constancia mines, the largest ever reported accumulations of iodargyrite were found.

Mineral List

Acanthite
Calcite
Epidote
Galena
'Garnet'
Iodargyrite
Polybasite
Sphalerite


8 entries listed. 7 valid minerals.

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References

Moesta, F.A. (1870): Ueber das Vorkommen der Chlor-, Brom- und Jodverbindungen des Silbers in der Natur - Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Geologischen und Bergbaulichen Verhältnisse von Nordchile. Verlag von Oscar Eberhardt's Universitätsbuchhandlung (Marburg), 47 pp.

Dana 6:160.

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