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Chalcanthite from
Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile

Description
Type Locality:Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile is the type locality for Chalcanthite
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 490, 564; Lapis 17(1), 8-11 (1992).
Associated minerals:
Associates:Hohmannite
Kröhnkite
Metavoltine
Natrojarosite
Sulphur
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcanthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
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Nearest other occurrences of Chalcanthite
81.1km (50.4 miles) La Vendida Mine (Rio Tinto Mine), Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
141.2km (87.7 miles) Lomas Bayas Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
143.8km (89.3 miles) Quebrada Blanca Mine, Collahuasi District, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá Region, Chile
154.3km (95.9 miles) Copaquire Cu deposit, Collahuasi District, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá Region, Chile
185.7km (115.4 miles) Mantos Blancos Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
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