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Veta Yareta Mine (Yareta adit), Cerro Pululus, Laguna Vilama, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentinai
Regional Level Types
Veta Yareta Mine (Yareta adit)Mine
Cerro PululusMountain
Laguna Vilama- not defined -
Rinconada DepartmentDepartment
Jujuy ProvinceProvince
ArgentinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
22° South , 66° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
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A tin mine, long abandoned, a few hundred meters south of the bolivian border. Fumarolic deposition in fissures in acid volcanics (dacite).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Angelellite (TL)
Formula: Fe3+4(AsO4)2O3
Type Locality:
Description: Probably exhalative origin, fumarolic vapor.
Reference: Neues Jahrb.Mineral., Mh. (1959) 145-151 (and 152-158); Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 4, 2000
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 4, 2000
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Description: Botryoidal compact masses of acicular crystals, resembling "glaskopf" variety.
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 4, 2000
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Angelellite (TL)8.BC.05Fe3+4(AsO4)2O3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Angelellite (TL)41.6.10.1Fe3+4(AsO4)2O3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hematite
var: Martite
-Fe2O3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
OOxygen
O AngelelliteFe43+(AsO4)2O3
O Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O QuartzSiO2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
FeIron
Fe AngelelliteFe43+(AsO4)2O3
Fe Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
AsArsenic
As AngelelliteFe43+(AsO4)2O3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2

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