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Milpo mine, Atacocha mining district, Cerro de Pasco, Pasco province, Pasco, Perui
Regional Level Types
Milpo mineMine
Atacocha mining districtMining District
Cerro de PascoMountain
Pasco provinceProvince
PascoDepartment
PeruCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 10° South , 76° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


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Plate - 2,172 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: Purchased from The Enchanted Rock Garden in April 2001 at \\\\\\\"Spring Show of the Rockies\\\\\\\" in Denver, Coloado, USA.
Reference: D. Slade collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: Purchased from The Enchanted Rock Garden in April 2001 at "Spring Show of the Rockies" in Denver, Coloado, USA.
Reference: D. Slade collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Purchased from The Enchanted Rock Garden in April 2001 at \\\"Spring Show of the Rockies\\\" in Denver, Coloado, USA.
Reference: D. Slade collection
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Description: Purchased from The Enchanted Rock Garden in April 2001 at \"Spring Show of the Rockies\" in Denver, Coloado, USA.
Reference: D. Slade collection
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O SideriteFeCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
SSulfur
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
PbLead
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS

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