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Macusani Uranium deposits (Quenamari Meseta), Carabaya Province, Puno, Perui
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Macusani Uranium deposits (Quenamari Meseta)Group of Deposits
Carabaya ProvinceProvince
PunoRegion
PeruCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 13° 56' 59'' South , 70° 37' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -13.95000,-70.61667
GeoHash:G#: 6mtb9h6x2
Area:600 km2
Locality type:Group of Deposits
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Uranium-bearing rhyolites. The rhyolites have an unusual composition and contain sillimanite, cordierite, and andalusite in addition to obsidian.

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate

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25 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol 37; Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Apatite'
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Becquerelite ?
Formula: Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Billietite ?
Formula: Ba(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Biotite'
Reference: Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol 37; Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Gummite'
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Melnikovite'
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Reference: Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol 37; Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Monazite'
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Moraesite
Formula: Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol 37; Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Renardite
Formula: Pb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol 37; Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Uranophane ?
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Weeksite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Reference: Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol 37; Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Li, V. (2016). The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. PhD Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Becquerelite ?4.GB.10Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Billietite ?4.GB.10Ba(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Moraesite8.DA.05Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Coffinite9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Uranophane ?9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Weeksite9.AK.30K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Gummite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Melnikovite'-
'Monazite'-
'Psilomelane'-
Renardite-Pb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
AX6O19·xH2O
Becquerelite ?5.7.1.2Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Billietite ?5.7.1.3Ba(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Moraesite42.6.1.1Be2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane ?53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Weeksite53.3.2.1K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Gummite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Melnikovite'-
'Monazite'-
'Psilomelane'-
Renardite-Pb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H RenarditePb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
H MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H BillietiteBa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
H BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
BeBeryllium
Be MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O RutileTiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O RenarditePb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
O MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O BillietiteBa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
O BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P RenarditePb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
P MoraesiteBe2(PO4)(OH) · 4H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
K SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba BillietiteBa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
PbLead
Pb RenarditePb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
UUranium
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U RenarditePb(UO2)4(PO4)2(OH)4•H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U BillietiteBa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 4-8H2O
U BecquereliteCa(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3192909
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Cheilletz, A., Clark, A.H., Farrar, E., Pauca, G.A., Pichavant, M., and Sandeman, H.A. (1992) Volcano-stratigraphy and 40A/39Ar geochronology of the Macusani ignimbrite field: Monitor of the Miocene geodynamic evolution of the Andes of southeast Peru. Tectonophysics, 205, 307–327.
Breit, G.N. and Hall, S.M. (2011) Deposit model for volcanogenic uranium deposits. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011–1255, 5 p.
Geological Association of Canada (2014) Abstracts Fredericton Vol. 37
Li, V. (2016) The Uranium Mineralization of the Macusani District, Southeast Peru: Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Geochronology and Ore-Genetic Model. Ph.D. Thesis Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.


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