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San Calixto prospect, Cerro Huañaquino, Potosí, Boliviai
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San Calixto prospectProspect
Cerro HuañaquinoMountain
PotosíDepartment
BoliviaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
19° 30' 51'' South , 65° 48' 42'' West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
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Recent (2001-2002) small-scale specimen mining operation for magnetite crystals lining fissures in dacite rock. (One of at least four such mines on Mt. Huanaquino, so not all magnetite specimens from this district are from this claim.)

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South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Alfredo Petrov field observations, 1995.
Hydroxylapatite ?
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,11,285769,285797
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Alfredo Petrov field observations, 1995.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Alfredo Petrov field observations, 1995.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov field observations, 1995.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov specimen

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Hydroxylapatite ?8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Hydroxylapatite ?41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O RutileTiO2
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
CaCalcium
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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