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Animón Mine, Huaron mining district, Huayllay district, Pasco province, Pasco, Perui
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Animón MineMine
Huaron mining districtMining District
Huayllay districtDistrict
Pasco provinceProvince
PascoDepartment
PeruCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
10° South , 76° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~35km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Alimon Mine


A mine in the southern part of the Huaron district, although not operated by the same company that works other Huaron area mines. "Alimon" mine is a misnomer sometimes encountered in the literature. Primarily vein deposits with some replacement bodies.

UTM 8780000N 345000E

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Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Karel Bal specimen
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Jaroslav Hyrsl specimen; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Jaroslav Hyrsl specimen; Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Reference: Rob Lavinski specimen; Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
S StibniteSb2S3
S AcanthiteAg2S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Sb StibniteSb2S3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Jaroslav Hyrsl, Jack A.Crowley, Rock H.Currier, Terry Szenics.(2011): PERU - PARADISE OF MINERALS.544pp. / Animón Mine. page 347
The Mineralogical Record: 28: 67-70.
Roldan Merino, A. (2018). Evaluación del soporte preventivo con shotcrete y fibra de acero aplicado en macizos rocosos inestables en la mina Animon-CIA minera Volcan SA Cerro de Pasco-2016.

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