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Huinac mine (Winac mine), La Merced, Huaraz, Aija Province, Áncash, Perui
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Huinac mine (Winac mine)Mine
La Merced- not defined -
Huaraz- not defined -
Aija ProvinceProvince
ÁncashRegion
PeruCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
9° South , 77° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~32km
Locality type:


Complex Pb-Zn-fahlore mine.
Located near La Merced, ca. 60 km SW of Huaraz.

Note on the mineral list: the "zinkenite" sold from there is in fact stibnite (small jamesonite needles overgrowing the stibnite were mechanically removed), see Hyršl (2009).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2009): Mineralien-Welt 20 (3), 52-55.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Zinkenite ?2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
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
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
1 < ø < 2
Zinkenite ?3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S StibniteSb2S3
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S RealgarAs4S4
S OrpimentAs2S3
S ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
CuCopper
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As RealgarAs4S4
As OrpimentAs2S3
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42

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