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Punta Patache, Puerta Patillos, Iquique, Iquique Province, Tarapacá, Chilei
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Punta Patache- not defined -
Puerta Patillos- not defined -
Iquique- not defined -
Iquique ProvinceProvince
TarapacáRegion
ChileCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
20° 48' 36'' South , 70° 11' 45'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:


Located 8 km S of Puerta Patillos and ~65 km S of Iquique.
"Terminal of Compañía Minera Doña Inés de Collahuasi SCM" (copper concentrates) (S 20°48'25", W 70°11'41).

(Minerals listed here may be from salt flats adjacent to Punta Patache, not necessarily from the Punta itself.)

Ref.:
http://www.mindat.org/mesg-6-82434.html

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arcanite
Formula: K2SO4
Reference: http://forum.amiminerals.org/viewtopic.php?t=3756&highlight=patache
Dittmarite
Formula: (NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
Reference: http://forum.amiminerals.org/viewtopic.php?t=3756&highlight=patache
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: http://forum.amiminerals.org/viewtopic.php?t=3756&highlight=patache
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Reference: http://forum.amiminerals.org/viewtopic.php?t=3756&highlight=patache
Stercorite
Formula: Na(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
Reference: http://forum.amiminerals.org/viewtopic.php?t=3756&highlight=patache

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Arcanite7.AD.05K2SO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Dittmarite8.CH.20(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
Stercorite8.CJ.05Na(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Arcanite28.2.1.2K2SO4
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Stercorite39.3.1.1Na(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB(XO4)·xH2O
Dittmarite40.1.2.1(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StercoriteNa(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
H Dittmarite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
NNitrogen
N StercoriteNa(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
N Dittmarite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
OOxygen
O ArcaniteK2SO4
O StercoriteNa(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
O Dittmarite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
NaSodium
Na StercoriteNa(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg Dittmarite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
PPhosphorus
P StercoriteNa(NH4)HPO4 · 4H2O
P Dittmarite(NH4)Mg(PO4) · H2O
SSulfur
S ArcaniteK2SO4
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl SalammoniacNH4Cl
KPotassium
K ArcaniteK2SO4

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate
Chile
South AmericaContinent

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