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Cazadero river, Ovalle, Limarí Province, Coquimbo, Chilei
Regional Level Types
Cazadero riverRiver
Ovalle- not defined -
Limarí ProvinceProvince
CoquimboRegion
ChileCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° South , 71° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~75km
Locality type:River
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


"Lapis lazuli" mine.
Near headwaters of Cazadero and Vias rivers

Regions containing this locality

South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Michael O'Donoghue (2006) Gems: Their Sources, Descriptions and Identification. 6th ed. Elsevier
Haüyne
Formula: (Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
'Lazurite'
Formula: Na6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Michael O'Donoghue (2006) Gems: Their Sources, Descriptions and Identification. 6th ed. Elsevier
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Michael O'Donoghue (2006) Gems: Their Sources, Descriptions and Identification. 6th ed. Elsevier
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Michael O'Donoghue (2006) Gems: Their Sources, Descriptions and Identification. 6th ed. Elsevier
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Michael O'Donoghue (2006) Gems: Their Sources, Descriptions and Identification. 6th ed. Elsevier

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Haüyne9.FB.10(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
'Lazurite'9.FB.10Na6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Haüyne76.2.3.3(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
'Lazurite'76.2.3.4Na6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
NaSodium
Na LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Na Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
SiSilicon
Si LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
SSulfur
S LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
S PyriteFeS2
S Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
ClChlorine
Cl LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Cl Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

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