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Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain

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DOWN THE MINE LOOKING UP, RODALQUILAR, SPAIN

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
OFF THE WALL OF THE MINE: JAROSITE

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
SURVEYING THE DUMPS, RODALQUILAR, SPAIN

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
DOWN THE MINE LOOKING UP, RODALQUILAR, SPAIN

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
OFF THE WALL OF THE MINE: JAROSITE

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
SURVEYING THE DUMPS, RODALQUILAR, SPAIN

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
DOWN THE MINE LOOKING UP, RODALQUILAR, SPAIN

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
OFF THE WALL OF THE MINE: JAROSITE

Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalusia, Spain
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° 51' 11'' North , 2° 2' 47'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 36.8530555556, -2.04638888889
Name(s) in local language(s):Rodalquilar, Níjar, Almería, Andalucía, España


Epithermal high sulphidation gold deposit. Closed in 1966.
Note that the mining district is located in the Cape Gata Natural Park (Cabo de Gata).

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Agardite-(Y)

Alunite

Ammoniojarosite

Anglesite

Arseniosiderite

Arthurite

Atacamite

Azurite

Baryte

Bayldonite

'Beaverite-(Cu)'

Boleite

Bornite

Brackebuschite

Brochantite

Calaverite

Calcite

Calderónite

Caledonite

Cerussite

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chenevixite

Chlorargyrite

Chrysocolla

Clinoatacamite

Clinoptilolite-Na

Conichalcite

Connellite

Cornwallite

Coronadite

Covellite

Diaspore

Dickite

Digenite

Duftite

Emmonsite

Enargite

'Ferrierite'

Fluorapatite

Galena

Gartrellite

Goethite

Gold

Gypsum

'Halloysite'

Halotrichite

Hematite

Hemimorphite

Hidalgoite

Hydroniumpharmacoalumite (TL)

Iodargyrite

Jarosite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Ktenasite

Lavendulan

'Limonite'

Linarite

Löllingite

Malachite

Manganite

Metasideronatrite

Miersite

Mimetite

'Mimetite-Pyromorphite Series'

Mottramite

Munakataite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Natropharmacoalumite (TL)

Natropharmacosiderite

Olivenite

Opal

Orthoclase

Osarizawaite

Paratacamite

Parnauite

Perroudite

Pharmacoalumite

Pharmacosiderite

Plumbojarosite

Pyrite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

Rodalquilarite (TL)

Rosasite

Scorodite

Segnitite

Silver

Smithsonite

Sphalerite

Svanbergite

Tellurium

Tennantite

Tetrahedrite

Vanadinite

Willemite

Woodhouseite

Wulfenite

Zunyite


96 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Localities in this Region


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References

- I. Queralt, M. Kanazirski & M. Gorova (1995): Adularia-sericite type wallrock alteration at the Maria Josefa gold mine: an example of low sulfidation epithermal ore deposit, within the volcanic Rodalquilar caldera (SE, Spain). Acta Geologica Hispanica, 30(4), 91–101.
- A. Arribas, F. Hernández, M. A. Fernández Périz, J. Gröbner, G. Leal (2005): Rodalquilar - El oro del Capo del Ágata. Bocamina 15, 12-88.


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