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La Marquesa mine, Villa Larca, Chacabuco department, San Luis Province, Argentinai
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La Marquesa mineMine
Villa Larca- not defined -
Chacabuco departmentDepartment
San Luis ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 33' 38'' South , 64° 55' 41'' West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
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An old mine that produced fluorite from 1929 to 1935. At the moment it is a tourist mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Minerals Yearbook 1955 USBM p1288
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals Yearbook 1955 USBM p1288

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 9 - Silicates
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
OOxygen
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
UUranium
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

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