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Unnamed Cu mine [2], Mejillones peninsula, Mejillones, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chilei
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Unnamed Cu mine [2]- not defined -
Mejillones peninsulaPeninsula
Mejillones- not defined -
Antofagasta ProvinceProvince
AntofagastaRegion
ChileCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
23° 25' 44'' South , 70° 32' 45'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Antofagasta309,832 (2013)29.2km


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South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent
Atacama Desert, ChileDesert

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Identified by Gerhard Möhn
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection
Clinoatacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: SEM-EDS and Raman Spectroscopy by Joy Desor
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Reference: SEM-EDS and XRD by Joy Desor and Gerhard Möhn
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: SEM-EDS and Raman Spectroscopy by Joy Desor
Sampleite
Formula: NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: SEM-EDS by Joy Desor

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Clinoatacamite3.DA.10bCu2(OH)3Cl
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Sampleite8.DG.05NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Marialite9.FB.15Na4Al3Si9O24Cl

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Sampleite42.9.4.1NaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks
Marialite76.3.1.1Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Clinoatacamite-Cu2(OH)3Cl

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
OOxygen
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
O ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
NaSodium
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Na SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Na MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
PPhosphorus
P SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
ClChlorine
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cl SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cl MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Cl ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
CaCalcium
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Ca SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
CuCopper
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu SampleiteNaCaCu5(PO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu ClinoatacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
ZnZinc
Zn ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
AsArsenic
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O

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