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Bongara Project, Bongará Province, Amazonas, Perui
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Bongara ProjectProject
Bongará ProvinceProvince
AmazonasRegion
PeruCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 5° 42' 27'' South , 77° 58' 33'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -5.70775,-77.97596
GeoHash:G#: 6qbx98gtu
Owned/operated by:Zinc One Resources Inc
Locality type:Project
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cajaruro7,281 (2012)49.8km


Mississippi Valley-type zinc-lead mineralisation.
Explored for Zn and Pb in the mid-1990s.

Regions containing this locality

South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent

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10 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Arfè, G., Mondillo, N., Boni, M., Joachimski, M., Balassone, G., Mormone, A., ... & Medrano, E. C. (2017). The Cristal Zn prospect (Amazonas region, Northern Peru). Part II: An example of supergene enrichments in tropical areas. Ore Geology Reviews.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
Zincite
Formula: ZnO
Reference: https://www.marketscreener.com/ZINC-ONE-RESOURCES-INC-33385182/news/Zinc-One-Reports-High-Grade-Zinc-Results-From-Surface-Samples-at-Bongara-Zinc-Mine-Project-25410474/

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Zincite4.AB.20ZnO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Zincite4.2.2.1ZnO
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ZinciteZnO
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn ZinciteZnO
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3184231
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 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

References

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- Basuki, N. I. et al. (2008): Economic Geology 103, 783-799.
- N.I. Basuki and E.T.C. Spooner (2009): Post-Early Cretaceous Mississippi Valley-type Zn-Pb Mineralization in the Bongara Area, Northern Peru: Fluid Evolution and Paleo Flow from Fluid Inclusion Evidence. Exploration and Mining Geology 18, 25-39.

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