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Javier Mine (Javier Ortega Mine), Huac-huas (Huacuas), Lucanas Province, Ayacucho, Perui
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Javier Mine (Javier Ortega Mine)Mine
Huac-huas (Huacuas)- not defined -
Lucanas ProvinceProvince
AyacuchoDepartment
PeruCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina Javier
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 14° South , 74° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~13km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Known for excellent coqumibite.

Called "Javier Ortega Mine" in Lapis 35 (4) (2010) p. 35 (photo of coquimbite).

Regions containing this locality

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Description: No chemical data
Reference: Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Habit: hexagonal crystals to 5cm.
Colour: purple
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Roth, P. and Meisser, N. (2012) Goldichit: Ausgezeichnete Kristalle aur Peru. Lapis, 37, #5, 37.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Goldichite
Formula: KFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Roth, P. and Meisser, N. (2012) Goldichit: Ausgezeichnete Kristalle aur Peru. Lapis, 37, #5, 37.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Krausite
Formula: KFe(SO4)2 · H2O
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Roth, P. and Meisser, N. (2012) Goldichit: Ausgezeichnete Kristalle aur Peru. Lapis, 37, #5, 37.; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Magnesiocopiapite
Formula: MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German); Roth, P. and Meisser, N. (2012) Goldichit: Ausgezeichnete Kristalle aur Peru. Lapis, 37, #5, 37.
Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Reference: Dr. Jaroslav Hyrsl specimens.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German).
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German). ; Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Coquimbite7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Goldichite7.CC.40KFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Krausite7.CC.05KFe(SO4)2 · H2O
Magnesiocopiapite7.DB.35MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Metavoltine7.DF.35Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Römerite7.CB.75Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Metavoltine29.4.6.1Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Goldichite29.5.2.1KFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Krausite29.5.1.1KFe(SO4)2 · H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Römerite29.7.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Magnesiocopiapite31.10.5.2MgFe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H KrausiteKFe(SO4)2 · H2O
H MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O KrausiteKFe(SO4)2 · H2O
O MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
NaSodium
Na MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S KrausiteKFe(SO4)2 · H2O
S MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S SulphurS8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
KPotassium
K KrausiteKFe(SO4)2 · H2O
K MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
FeIron
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Fe KrausiteKFe(SO4)2 · H2O
Fe MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Fe RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe MagnesiocopiapiteMgFe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Hyršl, J. (2010): Ein Neufund fantastischer Sulfate in der Mina Javier. Mineralien-Welt 21 (3), 68-71 (in German).
- Roth, P. and Meisser, N. (2012) Goldichit: Ausgezeichnete Kristalle aus Peru. Lapis, 37 (5), 37 (in German).
Frost, R. L., Gobac, Ž. Ž., López, A., Xi, Y., Scholz, R., Lana, C., & Lima, R. M. F. (2014). Characterization of the sulphate mineral coquimbite, a secondary iron sulphate from Javier Ortega mine, Lucanas Province, Peru–Using infrared, Raman spectroscopy and thermogravimetry. Journal of Molecular Structure, 1063, 251-258.


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