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Unión Mine, Officina Paposa, Reventon District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chilei
Regional Level Types
Unión MineMine
Officina Paposa- not defined -
Reventon DistrictDistrict
Antofagasta ProvinceProvince
AntofagastaRegion
ChileCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
24° South , 69° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~219km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mina la Unión, Paposo, Reventon Districto, Antofagasta, Antofagasta, Chile


Ref.: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 612.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Amarantite
Formula: Fe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2O
Description: So-called "Paposite."
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 612.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Amarantite7.DB.30Fe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Amarantite31.9.3.1Fe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
OOxygen
O AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
SSulfur
S AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
FeIron
Fe AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

Chile
South AmericaContinent
South America PlateTectonic Plate

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