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Orosmayo River, Rinconada Department, Jujuy, Argentinai
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Name(s) in local language(s):Río Orosmayo, Departamento Rinconada, Jujuy, Argentina
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 34' 4'' South , 66° 20' 47'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -22.56778,-66.34639
GeoHash:G#: 6ebzd78j1
Locality type:River
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Elevation: 3,892 m. asl.
Alluvial gold heavy minerals and rare earths.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1958). Los minerales de uranio, sus yacimientos y prspección. Departamento de geología y minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1958). Los minerales de uranio, sus yacimientos y prspección. Departamento de geología y minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1958). Los minerales de uranio, sus yacimientos y prspección. Departamento de geología y minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.; Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1958). Los minerales de uranio, sus yacimientos y prspección. Departamento de geología y minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.
Monazite-(La)
Formula: La(PO4)
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Trikalsilite
Formula: (K,Na)AlSiO4
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Angelelli, V. (1958). Los minerales de uranio, sus yacimientos y prspección. Departamento de geología y minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.; Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La)8.AD.50La(PO4)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Trikalsilite9.FA.05(K,Na)AlSiO4
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(La)38.4.3.2La(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Trikalsilite76.2.1.3(K,Na)AlSiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O BaryteBaSO4
O Monazite-(La)La(PO4)
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O Trikalsilite(K,Na)AlSiO4
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O CorundumAl2O3
NaSodium
Na Trikalsilite(K,Na)AlSiO4
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al Trikalsilite(K,Na)AlSiO4
Al CorundumAl2O3
SiSilicon
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Trikalsilite(K,Na)AlSiO4
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P Monazite-(La)La(PO4)
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Trikalsilite(K,Na)AlSiO4
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
LaLanthanum
La Monazite-(La)La(PO4)
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Angelelli, V. (1958). Los minerales de uranio, sus yacimientos y prospección. Departamento de geología y minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.
Ian Graham, Stephen Harris, Laure Martin, Angela Lay, William Powell, Elena Belousova, Eduardo Zappettini (2018) Unusual alluvial sapphires from Orosmayo, Argentina: a multi-analytical approach to decipher their
origin and evolution. in abstracts of the 22nd IMA Meeting Melbourne p 321


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