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Rosalia mine, San Pedro de Cachiyuyo District, Inca de Oro, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chilei
Regional Level Types
Rosalia mineMine
San Pedro de Cachiyuyo DistrictDistrict
Inca de Oro- not defined -
Chañaral ProvinceProvince
AtacamaRegion
ChileCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
26° South , 69° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mina Rosalia


Small abandoned copper mine within the S. Pedro de Cachiyuyo area, not far from Inca de oro town.

Ref.:
Maurizio Dini.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: maurizio dini collection - analysed material
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: M.Dini collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: maurizio dini collection - analysed material
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: maurizio dini collection - analysed material

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Spangolite31.1.5.1Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyanotrichite31.2.1.1Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
AlAluminium
Al SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Al CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
CuCopper
Cu SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O

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