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Sodalite occurrence, Independencia, Ayopaya Province, Cochabamba, Boliviai
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Sodalite occurrenceOccurrence
Independencia- not defined -
Ayopaya ProvinceProvince
CochabambaDepartment
BoliviaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 17° South , 66° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~17km
Locality type:Occurrence
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


Narrow sodalite veinlets, 2mm to 2cm thick, in slate and hornfels near a nepheline syenite intrusion. This is 30km south of the active (and much better known) Cerro Sapo sodalite mine.

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South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Alfredo Petrov and Jaroslav Hyrsl collections
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov and Jaroslav Hyrsl collections
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Alfredo Petrov and Jaroslav Hyrsl collections
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Alfredo Petrov and Jaroslav Hyrsl collections
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Alfredo Petrov and Jaroslav Hyrsl collections
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov and Jaroslav Hyrsl collections

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Hisingerite71.1.5.2Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
ClChlorine
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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