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Outwash basin, Cerro Negro volcano, León Department, Nicaraguai
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Outwash basinBasin
Cerro Negro volcanoVolcano
León DepartmentDepartment
NicaraguaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 12° North , 86° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Basin
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alpersite
Formula: (Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Mendozite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Hynek, B. M., McCollom, T. M., Marcucci, E. C., Brugman, K. K., & Rogers, K. L. (2013, March). Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alpersite7.CB.35(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Mendozite7.CC.15NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Mendozite29.5.4.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Alpersite-(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H Alpersite(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O
H MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O Alpersite(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O
O MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
NaSodium
Na MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg Alpersite(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O
AlAluminium
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S Alpersite(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O
S MendoziteNaAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu Alpersite(Mg,Cu)[SO4] · 7H2O

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Hynek, B.M., McCollom, T.M., Marcucci, E.C., Brugman, K.K., and Rogers, K.L. (2013, March) Assessing environmental controls on acid-sulfate alteration at active volcanoes in Nicaragua: applications to relic hydrothermal systems on Mars. In 44th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, March (pp. 18-22).


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