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Bama mine, Touro, A Coruña (La Coruña), Galicia, Spain

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° North , 8° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~10km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Copper mine

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,536 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Williams, P.J. (1983a). The genesis and metamorphism of the Arinteiro-Bama Cu deposits, Santiago de Compostela, Northwestern Spain. Economic Geology, 78, 1689-1700
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Williams, P.J. (1983a). The genesis and metamorphism of the Arinteiro-Bama Cu deposits, Santiago de Compostela, Northwestern Spain. Economic Geology, 78, 1689-1700
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Williams, P.J. (1983a). The genesis and metamorphism of the Arinteiro-Bama Cu deposits, Santiago de Compostela, Northwestern Spain. Economic Geology, 78, 1689-1700
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Williams, P.J. (1983a). The genesis and metamorphism of the Arinteiro-Bama Cu deposits, Santiago de Compostela, Northwestern Spain. Economic Geology, 78, 1689-1700

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 9 - Silicates
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Cummingtonite'9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Gedrite'9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Hedenbergite'9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
'Staurolite'9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
'Wollastonite'9.DG.05CaSiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
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
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
OOxygen
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
MgMagnesium
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

References

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-Williams, P.J. (1983a). The genesis and metamorphism of the Arinteiro-Bama Cu deposits, Santiago de
Compostela, Northwestern Spain. Economic Geology, 78, 1689-1700
-Calvo, Miguel. (2003) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Alava. Vitoria. 705 págs.
-Calvo, Miguel. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.


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