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King Tut deposit, Villa San José de Vinchina, Vinchina department, La Rioja Province, Argentinai
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King Tut depositDeposit
Villa San José de Vinchina- not defined -
Vinchina departmentDepartment
La Rioja ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
28° 23' 59'' South , 67° 55' 48'' West
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PlacePopulationDistance
Vinchina2,834 (2016)48.3km


Hydrothermal veins, massive to brecciated, in lower Paleozoic low-grade metamorphic rocks.
58 km NW of Villa San José de Vinchina.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alloclasite
Formula: Co1-xFexAsS
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: Brodtkorb (2002): Especies Minerales de la Republica Argentina

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Alloclasite2.EB.10bCo1-xFexAsS
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Glaucodot2.EB.10c(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Alloclasite2.12.6.2Co1-xFexAsS
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Glaucodot2.12.6.1(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
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 Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
S AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S DigeniteCu9S5
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Fe AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
CoCobalt
Co Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Co AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
AsArsenic
As Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
As AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
TeTellurium
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
AuGold
Au GoldAu
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S

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