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Atacamite from
Mantos Blancos Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cameron, E.M., Leybourne, M.I., and Palacios, C. (2007): Mineralium Deposita 42, 205-218; Reich, M. et al. (2008): Atacamite formation by deep saline waters in copper deposits from the Atacama Desert, Chile: evidence from fluid inclusions, groundwater geochemistry, TEM, and 36Cl data. Mineralium Deposita 43, 663-675.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Atacamite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mantos Blancos Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
Nearest other occurrences of Atacamite
67.1km (41.7 miles) Lomas Bayas Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
86.0km (53.5 miles) Michilla Mine (Lince Mine), Michilla District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
97.4km (60.5 miles) Polo Sur Cu deposit, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
97.6km (60.7 miles) Spence Cu deposit, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
106.6km (66.2 miles) La Vendida Mine (Rio Tinto Mine), Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
108.0km (67.1 miles) Centinela Cu deposit, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
108.9km (67.7 miles) Antucoya Cu deposit, Oficina Maria Elena, Tocopilla Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
111.8km (69.4 miles) Faride Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
127.0km (78.9 miles) Esperanza Mine, Sierra Gorda district, Tocopilla Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
131.6km (81.8 miles) Chimborazo prospect, Escondida, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
136.8km (85.0 miles) Mantos de la Luna Cu-(Ag) deposit, Punta Blanca area, Tocopilla Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
137.7km (85.5 miles) Gaby Sur Mine, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
141.0km (87.6 miles) La Escondida Mine, Escondida, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
177.7km (110.4 miles) Mansa Mina Cu-Au deposit, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
185.7km (115.4 miles) Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
191.8km (119.2 miles) Radomiro Tomić mine (Codelco Norte mine), Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
224.8km (139.7 miles) Conchi Cu deposit, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile
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