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La Tosca Deposit, Mun. Vetas, North Soto Province, Santander Department, Colombiai
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La Tosca Deposit- not defined -
Mun. Vetas- not defined -
North Soto Province- not defined -
Santander DepartmentDepartment
ColombiaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 7° North , 72° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~8km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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North Andes plateTectonic Plate

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13 valid minerals.

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'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
'Biotite'
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of La Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S GalenaPbS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Garcia Ramirez, C. A., & Uribe Portilla, E. (2006). Geological and Mineralogical Characterization of LA Tosca Deposit (Vetas, Santander, Colombia): Implications for Mineral Processing of Gold-silver Ores. Boletin DE Geologia, 28(2), 63-76.


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