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Bahai de Ite tailings pile, Jorge Basadre Province, Tacna, Perui
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Bahai de Ite tailings pile- not defined -
Jorge Basadre ProvinceProvince
TacnaRegion
PeruCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 17° 14' 42'' South , 70° 36' 50'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate


Tailings from processing ore from Cuajone and Toquepala porphry copper deposits are dumped in the Pacific Ocean

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Aubertite
Formula: CuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Covellite
Formula: CuS
D'Ansite
Formula: Na21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
Eriochalcite
Formula: CuCl2 · 2H2O
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pentahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 5H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Schwertmannite ?
Formula: Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Siderotil
Formula: FeSO4 · 5H2O
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Eriochalcite3.BB.05CuCl2 · 2H2O
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Aubertite7.DB.05CuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
Blödite7.CC.50Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
D'Ansite7.BC.05Na21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pentahydrite7.CB.20MgSO4 · 5H2O
Schwertmannite ?7.DE.15Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Siderotil7.CB.20FeSO4 · 5H2O
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
'Thénardite'7.AC.25Na2SO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Miscellaneous
Schwertmannite ?6.4.10.1Fe3+16(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
AX2
Eriochalcite9.2.8.1CuCl2 · 2H2O
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
'Thénardite'28.2.3.1Na2SO4
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Blödite29.3.3.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pentahydrite29.6.7.3MgSO4 · 5H2O
Siderotil29.6.7.2FeSO4 · 5H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Aubertite31.9.8.1CuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
D'Ansite-Na21Mg(SO4)10Cl3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H EriochalciteCuCl2 · 2H2O
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
H BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H AubertiteCuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O D'AnsiteNa21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O EriochalciteCuCl2 · 2H2O
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
O BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
O AubertiteCuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
NaSodium
Na D'AnsiteNa21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
Na HaliteNaCl
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
MgMagnesium
Mg D'AnsiteNa21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
Mg PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
Mg BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al AubertiteCuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S D'AnsiteNa21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S PentahydriteMgSO4 · 5H2O
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
S BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S ThénarditeNa2SO4
S AubertiteCuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
ClChlorine
Cl D'AnsiteNa21Mg(SO4)10Cl3
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl EriochalciteCuCl2 · 2H2O
Cl AubertiteCuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe SiderotilFeSO4 · 5H2O
Fe SchwertmanniteFe163+(OH,SO4)12-13O16 · 10-12H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu EriochalciteCuCl2 · 2H2O
Cu AubertiteCuAl(SO4)2Cl · 14H2O

References

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Diaby, N., Dold, B., Buselli, E., & Vicetti, R. (2006). EFFECTS ON ELEMENT MOBILITY BY THE CONSTRUCTION OF A WETLAND ON THE MARINE SHORE PORPHYRY COPPER TAILINGS DEPOSIT, BAHÍA DE ITE, PERU. In 7th International Conference on Acid Rock Drainage (ICARD), March (pp. 26-30).


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