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La Coipa mine, Diego de Almagro, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chilei
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Name(s) in local language(s):La Coipa
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 41' 59'' South , 69° 30' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -26.70000,-69.50000
GeoHash:G#: 67q847rth
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


An active Au-Ag mine.
Mineralization is hosted in Triassic sedimentary and volcano-dacitic rocks (Middle of Tertiary age).

Regions containing this locality

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


40 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Argentojarosite
Formula: AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.
Calomel
Formula: (Hg2)2+Cl2
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Sillitoe, R.H. (1985) Ore-related breccias in volcanoplutonic arcs. Economic Geology, 80:6, 1467-1514. Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Maksaev, V., Townley, B., Palacios, C., and Camus, F. (2007): Metallic ore deposits. In: Moreno, T., and Gibbons, W. (editors): The Geology of Chile. The Geological Society (London), pp. 414.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Chlorargyrite var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
Formula: Ag(Cl,Br)
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Claudetite
Formula: As2O3
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Sillitoe, R.H. (1985) Ore-related breccias in volcanoplutonic arcs. Economic Geology, 80:6, 1467-1514. Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Description: Silver-bearing.
Reference: Maksaev, V., Townley, B., Palacios, C., and Camus, F. (2007): Metallic ore deposits. In: Moreno, T., and Gibbons, W. (editors): The Geology of Chile. The Geological Society (London), pp. 414.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.
'Melnikovite'
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Sillitoe, R.H. (1985) Ore-related breccias in volcanoplutonic arcs. Economic Geology, 80:6, 1467-1514. Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1467-1514
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Sillitoe, R.H. (1985) Ore-related breccias in volcanoplutonic arcs. Economic Geology, 80:6, 1467-1514. Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Maksaev, V., Townley, B., Palacios, C., and Camus, F. (2007): Metallic ore deposits. In: Moreno, T., and Gibbons, W. (editors): The Geology of Chile. The Geological Society (London), pp. 414.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Ruis Fuller C/Peebles F.(1988): "Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile"; Fondecyt; Stgo de Chile.; Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300
Wakabayashilite
Formula: [(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Reference: Econ Geol (1991) 86:1287-1300

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Wakabayashilite2.FA.40[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Group 3 - Halides
Calomel3.AA.30(Hg2)2+Cl2
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite3.AA.15Ag(Cl,Br)
Iodargyrite3.AA.10AgI
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Claudetite4.CB.45As2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Argentojarosite7.BC.10AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Melnikovite'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

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
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Wakabayashilite2.11.4.1[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Claudetite4.3.10.1As2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Calomel9.1.8.1(Hg2)2+Cl2
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Iodargyrite9.1.5.1AgI
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Argentojarosite30.2.5.5AgFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Chlorargyrite
var: Bromian Chlorargyrite
-Ag(Cl,Br)
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Melnikovite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O AnglesitePbSO4
O ClaudetiteAs2O3
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O HematiteFe2O3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
AlAluminium
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
S CovelliteCuS
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SulphurS8
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BaryteBaSO4
S PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S Wakabayashilite[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
S RealgarAs4S4
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As ClaudetiteAs2O3
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As Wakabayashilite[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
As RealgarAs4S4
BrBromine
Br Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag SilverAg
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag Chlorargyrite (var: Bromian Chlorargyrite)Ag(Cl,Br)
Ag IodargyriteAgI
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag ArgentojarositeAgFe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb Wakabayashilite[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
IIodine
I IodargyriteAgI
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MercuryHg
Hg Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl

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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Tertiary - Cretaceous
2.588 - 145 Ma



ID: 3191327
Mesozoic-Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (2.588 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Volcanic 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]

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References

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- Ruiz Fuller, C., and Peebles, F. (1988): Geología de los yacimientos metalíferos de Chile. Fondecyt (Santiago de Chile), pp. xxx.
- Econ. Geol. (1991) 86, 1287-1300.
- Maksaev, V., Townley, B., Palacios, C., and Camus, F. (2007): Metallic ore deposits. In: Moreno, T., and Gibbons, W. (editors): The Geology of Chile. The Geological Society (London), pp. 414.


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