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Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Junín Department, Peru

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 11° South , 76° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~18km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Silver mine (with zinc, copper and lead) located 2km from Morococha, along the road to La Oroya.

Alternative Label Names

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Manuelita Mine, Morococha District, Junin Dep., Peru

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rob Lavinsky specimen
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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