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Providencia gold mine, Mun. de Remedios, Antioquia Department, Colombiai
Regional Level Types
Providencia gold mineMine
Mun. de RemediosMunicipality
Antioquia DepartmentDepartment
ColombiaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 6° North , 74° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~35km
Owned/operated by:Gran Colombia Gold Corp.
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Af : Tropical rainforest climate


A gold mine.

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
North Andes plateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Publications of the Field Columbian Museum Geological Series Vol 1 1895-1902 pp 121-177
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: http://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/country/2004/comyb04.pdf ; Publications of the Field Columbian Museum Geological Series Vol 1 1895-1902 pp 121-177
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Publications of the Field Columbian Museum Geological Series Vol 1 1895-1902 pp 121-177
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Publications of the Field Columbian Museum Geological Series Vol 1 1895-1902 pp 121-177
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Publications of the Field Columbian Museum Geological Series Vol 1 1895-1902 pp 121-177

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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