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Buena Vista Mine (San Juan Mine), Buena Vista, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Boliviai
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Buena Vista Mine (San Juan Mine)Mine
Buena Vista- not defined -
Sud Lípez ProvinceProvince
PotosíDepartment
BoliviaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° 43' 33'' South , 66° 37' 50'' West
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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Famatinite
Formula: Cu3SbS4
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Fizélyite
Formula: Ag5Pb14Sb21S48
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Jalpaite
Formula: Ag3CuS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Famatinite2.KA.10Cu3SbS4
Fizélyite2.JB.40aAg5Pb14Sb21S48
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jalpaite2.BA.45Ag3CuS2
Miargyrite2.HA.10AgSbS2
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Semseyite2.HC.10dPb9Sb8S21
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Jalpaite2.4.4.1Ag3CuS2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Famatinite3.2.2.2Cu3SbS4
3 <ø < 4
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Fizélyite3.4.15.8Ag5Pb14Sb21S48
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
2 < ø < 2.49
Semseyite3.6.20.4Pb9Sb8S21
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S JalpaiteAg3CuS2
S FamatiniteCu3SbS4
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S FizélyiteAg5Pb14Sb21S48
S SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S StibniteSb2S3
S RealgarAs4S4
S OrpimentAs2S3
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu JalpaiteAg3CuS2
Cu FamatiniteCu3SbS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As RealgarAs4S4
As OrpimentAs2S3
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag JalpaiteAg3CuS2
Ag FizélyiteAg5Pb14Sb21S48
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb FamatiniteCu3SbS4
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(X)2Sb4S13
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb FizélyiteAg5Pb14Sb21S48
Sb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb FizélyiteAg5Pb14Sb21S48
Pb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate

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