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Arroyo India Muerta, Trancas Department, Tucumán, Argentina

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Elevation: 647 m. asl.
Banks of gypsum and cinerites (consolidated volcanic ash) and concretions shot from sand-calcite and quartz.
On the right bank of the stream India Muerta, a kilometer approximately downstream of the bridge on route No. 9, there is a deposit of whitish grey Cinerite of one power greater than 4 meters, characterized by being rather consolidated and little micaceous.

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5 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

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References

Cetrángolo Z. Ch. de (1938). "Algunas cenizas volcánicas del Norte Argentino". Cuaderno de Mineralogía y Geología de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán. Tomo I, Nº 1.

Peña, H. A. (1970). Minerales y rocas de aplicación de la Provincia de Tucumán. Secretaría de Estado de Comercio, Industria y Minería. Dirección Provincial de Minas. Tucumán.





 
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