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Salar del Plomo, Antofagasta de la Sierra, Antofagasta de la Sierra department, Catamarca Province, Argentinai
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Salar del Plomo- not defined -
Antofagasta de la SierraSierra
Antofagasta de la Sierra departmentDepartment
Catamarca ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
26° South , 67° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1946): La fosgenita primaria del Salar del Plomo. (En colaboración con Valvano, J.). Soc. Geol. Argent., Rev., 257-269.
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1946): La fosgenita primaria del Salar del Plomo. (En colaboración con Valvano, J.). Soc. Geol. Argent., Rev., 257-269.
Phosgenite
Formula: Pb2CO3Cl2
Description: Occurs in a travertine vein.
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 258.; Angelelli, V. (1946): La fosgenita primaria del Salar del Plomo. (En colaboración con Valvano, J.). Soc. Geol. Argent., Rev., 257-269.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Ferroan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Fe)CO3
Phosgenite5.BE.20Pb2CO3Cl2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Phosgenite16a.3.4.1Pb2CO3Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Ferroan Calcite
-(Ca,Fe)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C PhosgenitePb2CO3Cl2
C Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O PhosgenitePb2CO3Cl2
O Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
O CalciteCaCO3
ClChlorine
Cl PhosgenitePb2CO3Cl2
CaCalcium
Ca Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
PbLead
Pb PhosgenitePb2CO3Cl2

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Angelelli, V. (1946) La fosgenita primaria del Salar del Plomo. (En colaboración con Valvano, J.). Soc. Geol. Argent., Rev., 257-269.
Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 258.


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