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San Javier, Sierra de Comechingones, San Javier department, Córdoba Province, Argentinai
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San Javier- not defined -
Sierra de ComechingonesSierra
San Javier departmentDepartment
Córdoba ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 1' 59'' South , 65° 3' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Villa Las Rosas2,535 (2016)9.2km
Villa Dolores28,009 (2016)16.4km
La Cumbrecita854 (2015)30.1km
Villa Berna5,000 (2016)31.2km
Merlo11,159 (2015)34.6km


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South America PlateTectonic Plate
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6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Reference: American Mineralogist: 46: 12-25.
'Gummite'
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: American Mineralogist: 46: 12-25.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 46: 12-25.
Phosphuranylite
Formula: (H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Reference: American Mineralogist: 46: 12-25.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Victorio Angelelli (1958). Los Minerales de Uranio, sus Yacimientos y Prospección. Departamento de Geología y Minería. Comisión Nacional de Energía Atómica.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Phosphuranylite8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Boltwoodite9.AK.15(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Gummite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Phosphuranylite42.4.8.1(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Boltwoodite53.3.1.5(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
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 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Gummite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
OOxygen
O Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
NaSodium
Na Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
KPotassium
K Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
UUranium
U Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

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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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3185641
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 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

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