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Río Chico, Río Chico y Nueva Trinidad, Simoca Department, Tucumán Province, Argentinai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
27° 30' 9'' South , 65° 23' 45'' West
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Elevation: 304 m. asl.
Corundum Deposits.

Corundum deposits are found in the sands of the Río Chico (Chico River), 1,050 meters SE (156°) of the town of Monteagudo.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Carlos Díaz (1920): Yacimientos mineros de la Provincia de Tucumán. Informe del departamento de investigaciones industriales de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Carlos Díaz (1920): Yacimientos mineros de la Provincia de Tucumán. Informe del departamento de investigaciones industriales de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O CorundumAl2O3
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2

References

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Díaz, Carlos (1920) Yacimientos mineros de la Provincia de Tucumán. Informe del departamento de investigaciones industriales de la Universidad Nacional de Tucumán.
Peña, Hugo A. (1970) Minerales y rocas de aplicación de la Provincia de Tucumán. Dirección Provincial de Minas. Tucumán. República Argentina.

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