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Charcas, Mun. de Charcas, San Luis Potosí, Mexico

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 23° 7' 60'' North , 101° 7' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 23.1333333333, -101.116666667

Typical Mexican polymetallic skarn deposit. The Charcas deposit has a large Ca-B metasomatic envelope composed of early datolite and later danburite. Axinite group minerals are a later stage contemporary with the danburite deposition.

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Panczner (1987): 177.

Mineralogical Record (2005): 36(4): 375-376.

Mineralogical Record (2009): 40: 74.

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