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Gonzalito mine, Gonzalito mining district, Sierra Grande, San Antonio department, Río Negro Province, Argentinai
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Gonzalito mineMine
Gonzalito mining districtMining District
Sierra GrandeSierra
San Antonio departmentDepartment
Río Negro ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° South , 65° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~52km
Locality type:


A lead mine in the 1940s, located 48km north of Sierra Grande.
Wulfenite here occurs as unusual bright red pseudo-octahedrons to 2mm.

Regions containing this locality

South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent
Patagonia, South AmericaArea
Patagonia, Argentina/ChileRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Vanadinite8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Vanadinite41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
OOxygen
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
ClChlorine
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
PbLead
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl

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