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Cerro de Hualgayoc, Chonta, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 9° South , 76° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~50km
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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2 valid minerals.

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Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Georg Petersen (2010) Mining and Metallurgy in Ancient Peru. (Geological Society of America, Special Paper 467, 90 pages; english translation of Petersen's 1970 book "Minería y Metalurgía en el Antiguo Perú")
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Georg Petersen (2010) Mining and Metallurgy in Ancient Peru. (Geological Society of America, Special Paper 467, 90 pages; english translation of Petersen's 1970 book "Minería y Metalurgía en el Antiguo Perú")

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Melanterite'7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
OOxygen
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
SSulfur
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2

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