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Madona Mine, Madona area, Castrovirreyna mining district, Castrovirreyna District, Castrovirreyna Province, Huancavelica, Perui
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13° 11' 36'' South , 75° 10' 44'' West
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Located on the far north western edge of Lago Orcococha.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Lewis Jr, R. W. (1964). The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (OFR No. 64-103). US Geological Survey,.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
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 = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
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
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Lewis, Jr. R.W. (1964) The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru (Open File Report No. 64-103). US Geological Survey, 244 pages.


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