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Kori Kollu mine (Inti Raymi mine; Kori Kollo mine), Cerro Chuquina, La Joya mining district, Cercado Province, Oruro, Boliviai
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Kori Kollu mine (Inti Raymi mine; Kori Kollo mine)Mine
Cerro ChuquinaMountain
La Joya mining districtDistrict
Cercado ProvinceProvince
OruroDepartment
BoliviaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
17° 48' 10'' South , 67° 27' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Eucaliptus2,373 (2012)25.4km
Oruro208,684 (2012)37.5km
Conchamarca234 (2018)46.6km
Belen620 (2018)49.6km


Intensely sericitized and pyritized dacite porphyry intrusion cut by numerous sulphide veins. Now mined out, with a water-filled pit where the hill used to be.

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate
Andean tin province, South America

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


23 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Arce Burgoa, O. (2007) Guía a los Yacimientos Metalíferos de Bolivia. (Minera San Cristobal, S.A.)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.
'Florencite'
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Arce Burgoa, O. (2007) Guía a los Yacimientos Metalíferos de Bolivia. (Minera San Cristobal, S.A.); Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Description: Tungsten rich - maximum WO3 content is 5.3 wt.%
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1998 62 : 421-429.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: USGS Bulletin # 1975, p.131-136, 246.; Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708; Thompson, J.F.H., Sillitoe, R.H., Baker, T., Lang, J.R., and Mortensen, J.K. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 323-334.
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42
Reference: Arce Burgoa, O. (2007) Guía a los Yacimientos Metalíferos de Bolivia. (Minera San Cristobal, S.A.); Econ Geol (1993) 88:701-708

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
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zinkenite2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Florencite'-
'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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
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
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
1 < ø < 2
Zinkenite3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
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)
'Florencite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O RutileTiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S StibniteSb2S3
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
S RealgarAs4S4
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As RealgarAs4S4
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3186155
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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