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Río Pilpe, Guapí Municipality, Cauca Department, Colombiai
Regional Level Types
Río Pilpe- not defined -
Guapí MunicipalityMunicipality
Cauca DepartmentDepartment
ColombiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
2° 18' 23'' North , 77° 42' 56'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Iscuandé4,875 (2018)33.4km
Guapí13,853 (2018)34.9km
El Charco28,673 (2018)47.8km


Placer.

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
North Andes plateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Erlichmanite
Formula: OsS2
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Rutheniridosmine
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375
Ruthenium
Formula: (Ru,Ir)
Reference: Min Mag (1997) 61:367-375

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
Rutheniridosmine1.AF.05(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ruthenium1.AF.05(Ru,Ir)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Erlichmanite2.EB.05aOsS2
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4

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
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Rutheniridosmine1.2.2.3(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ruthenium1.2.2.2(Ru,Ir)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Erlichmanite2.12.1.16OsS2
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
SSulfur
S LauriteRuS2
S ErlichmaniteOsS2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
RuRuthenium
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Ruthenium(Ru,Ir)
Ru Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
OsOsmium
Os ErlichmaniteOsS2
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
Os Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
IrIridium
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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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Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 2691026
Formación Raposo

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Raposo Formation

Description: Conglomerate and lithic conglomeratic sandstone interbedded with claystone, siltstone, and peat

Reference: Gómez Tapias, J. and M.F. Almanza Meléndez. Mapa Geológico de Colombia. Servicio Geológico Colombiano. [125]

Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3188679
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 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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Lyon, I.C., Tamana, H., Vaughan, D.J., Criddle, A.J., Saxton, J.M., and van Lierde, P. (1997) Techniques and methodology used in a mineralogical and osmium isotope study of platinum group minerals from alluvial deposits in Colombia, California, Oregon and Alaska. Mineralogical Magazine, 61(3), 367-375.


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