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Huanuni mine, Huanuni, Dalence Province, Oruro, Boliviai
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Huanuni mineMine
Huanuni- not defined -
Dalence ProvinceProvince
OruroDepartment
BoliviaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 18° 17' 3'' South , 66° 49' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -18.28444,-66.83306
GeoHash:G#: 6s8rzpmtk
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Huanuni15,492 (2013)0.6km
Poopó1,720 (2013)17.7km
Machacamarca2,044 (2013)23.4km
Totoral1,645 (2013)23.9km
Llallagua28,069 (2013)30.5km


This is the world's richest cassiterite deposit. Secondary enrichment of cassiterite (by oxidation and leaching out of sulfides) left veins of cassiterite breccia up to several meters thick.

Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
Altiplano PlateTectonic Plate
Andean tin province, South America

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Mineral List


49 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aheylite (TL)
Formula: (Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
'Apatite'
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Beidellite
Formula: (Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chalcosiderite
Formula: CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
'Coeruleolactite'
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Cronstedtite
Formula: Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Faustite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Fibroferrite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Franckeite
Formula: Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Galena
Formula: PbS
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Herzenbergite
Formula: SnS
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Ludlamite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nikischerite (TL)
Formula: Fe2+6Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Owyheeite
Formula: Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Perhamite
Formula: Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Plagionite
Formula: Pb5Sb8S17
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Teallite
Formula: PbSnS2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Vauxite
Formula: Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Franckeite2.HF.25bFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Herzenbergite2.CD.05SnS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Owyheeite2.HC.35Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Plagionite2.HC.10bPb5Sb8S17
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Semseyite2.HC.10dPb9Sb8S21
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Teallite2.CD.05PbSnS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Fibroferrite7.DC.15Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Nikischerite (TL)7.DD.35Fe2+6Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Aheylite (TL)8.DD.15(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Chalcosiderite8.DD.15CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Faustite8.DD.15(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Ludlamite8.CD.20Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Perhamite8.DO.20Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Vauxite ?8.DC.35Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Beidellite9.EC.40(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Cronstedtite9.ED.15Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Coeruleolactite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Herzenbergite2.8.24. SnS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
Teallite2.9.10.1PbSnS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Franckeite3.1.4.2Fe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn4+2Sb2S14
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Owyheeite3.5.10.1Ag3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Plagionite3.6.20.2Pb5Sb8S17
Semseyite3.6.20.4Pb9Sb8S21
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Fibroferrite31.9.12.1Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Ludlamite40.3.5.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Aheylite (TL)42.9.3.5(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Chalcosiderite42.9.3.4CuFe3+6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
'Coeruleolactite'42.9.3.2
Faustite42.9.3.3(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Vauxite ?42.11.14.1Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Perhamite43.5.10.1Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Cronstedtite71.1.4.7Fe2+2Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hisingerite71.1.5.2Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Beidellite71.3.1a.1(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nikischerite (TL)-Fe2+6Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Aheylite(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H NikischeriteFe62+Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
H FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H Faustite(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H VauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Aheylite(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O NikischeriteFe62+Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
O FerberiteFeWO4
O FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O Faustite(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O VauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
NaSodium
Na NikischeriteFe62+Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Na Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al Aheylite(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al NikischeriteFe62+Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al Faustite(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al VauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P Aheylite(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P Faustite(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
P PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
P VauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
SSulfur
S NikischeriteFe62+Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
S FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
S HerzenbergiteSnS
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S PlagionitePb5Sb8S17
S PyriteFeS2
S SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S TeallitePbSnS2
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Beidellite(Na,Ca0.5)0.3Al2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Aheylite(Fe2+,Zn)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe NikischeriteFe62+Al3(OH)18[Na(H2O)6](SO4)2 · 6H2O
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CronstedtiteFe22+Fe3+((Si,Fe3+)2O5)(OH)4
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe FibroferriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fe FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Fe HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe LudlamiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe VauxiteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcosideriteCuFe63+(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cu Faustite(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn Faustite(Zn,Cu)Al6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AgSilver
Ag OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Sn HerzenbergiteSnS
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Sn TeallitePbSnS2
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Sb PlagionitePb5Sb8S17
Sb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
PbLead
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb FranckeiteFe2+(Pb,Sn2+)6Sn24+Sb2S14
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb OwyheeiteAg3+xPb10-2xSb11+xS28, -0.13 < x > +0.20
Pb PlagionitePb5Sb8S17
Pb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Pb TeallitePbSnS2
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3192909
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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References

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Arce, Osvaldo and Nambu, Masateru (1989) Fluid inclusion study in the Huanuni mine, Bolivia. Journal of The Mining and Materials Processing Institute of Japan, 105(14), 1073-1078.
Müller, B., Frischknecht, R., Seward, T., Heinrich, C., and Gallegos, W.C. (2001) A fluid inclusion reconnaissance study of the Huanuni tin deposit (Bolivia), using LA-ICP-MS micro-analysis. Mineralium Deposita, 36(7), 680-688.

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