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Llamuco Copper Mines, Salamanca, Choapa Province, Coquimbo, Chilei
Regional Level Types
Llamuco Copper MinesGroup of Mines
Salamanca- not defined -
Choapa ProvinceProvince
CoquimboRegion
ChileCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 31° 42' 50'' South , 70° 29' 20'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Group of Mines
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Ref.:
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: 1091.

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
Cuprotungstite
Formula: Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
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: 1091.; Kurt Walenta (1979) New Data for Cuprotungstite. Mineralogical Magazine 43:448-450.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Cuprotungstite7.GB.15Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Cuprotungstite48.3.2.1Cu2(WO4)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
WTungsten
W CuprotungstiteCu2(WO4)(OH)2
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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