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Fortuna mine, Castrovirreyna mining district, Castrovirreyna District, Castrovirreyna Province, Huancavelica, Perui
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Fortuna mineMine
Castrovirreyna mining districtDistrict
Castrovirreyna DistrictDistrict
Castrovirreyna ProvinceProvince
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
13° 11' 17'' South , 75° 13' 26'' West
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2.5 km West of Caudalosa.
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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lewis, Jr. R.W. (1964) The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru. US Geological Survey, Open File Report No. 64-103, 244 pages.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lewis, Jr. R.W. (1964) The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru. US Geological Survey, Open File Report No. 64-103, 244 pages.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lewis, Jr. R.W. (1964) The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru. US Geological Survey, Open File Report No. 64-103, 244 pages.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Lewis, Jr. R.W. (1964) The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru. US Geological Survey, Open File Report No. 64-103, 244 pages.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Lewis, Jr. R.W. (1964) The geology, mineralogy and paragenesis of the Castrovirreyna lead-zinc-silver deposits, Peru. US Geological Survey, Open File Report No. 64-103, 244 pages.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

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 = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
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

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S StibniteSb2S3
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
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. US Geological Survey, Open File Report No. 64-103, 244 pages.

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