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Dolores 1 mine, Chañarcillo, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chilei
Regional Level Types
Dolores 1 mineMine (Abandoned)
Chañarcillo- not defined -
Copiapó ProvinceProvince
AtacamaRegion
ChileCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
27° 49' 1'' South , 70° 24' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned) - last checked 2018
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Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Asbestos'
Reference: Haidinger, W. (1860): Jahrbuch der Geologischen Reichsanstalt, Vol. 11. Braumüller (Vienna), p. 4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Haidinger, W. (1860): Jahrbuch der Geologischen Reichsanstalt, Vol. 11. Braumüller (Vienna), p. 4
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Haidinger, W. (1860): Jahrbuch der Geologischen Reichsanstalt, Vol. 11. Braumüller (Vienna), p. 4
Domeykite
Formula: Cu3As
Reference: Handb.best.Mineral.(1845) p. 562
Fettelite
Formula: [Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
Reference: Harvard University specimen
Palygorskite
Formula: (Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Harvard University specimen
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Haidinger, W. (1860): Jahrbuch der Geologischen Reichsanstalt, Vol. 11. Braumüller (Vienna), p. 4; MinRec 19:12, 10:201-202, 15:70, 28:454
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Dana 7:I:372.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Haidinger, W. (1860): Jahrbuch der Geologischen Reichsanstalt, Vol. 11. Braumüller (Vienna), p. 4
Xanthoconite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Dana 7:I:372.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Domeykite2.AA.10bCu3As
Fettelite2.LA.30[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Xanthoconite2.GA.10Ag3AsS3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Palygorskite9.EE.20(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Asbestos'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Domeykite2.2.2.1Cu3As
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Fettelite3.2.10.[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Xanthoconite3.4.2.1Ag3AsS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Palygorskite74.3.1a.1(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Asbestos'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CupriteCu2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si Palygorskite(Mg,Al)5(Si,Al)8O20(OH)2 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
S Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
CuCopper
Cu DomeykiteCu3As
Cu CupriteCu2O
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
As Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
As DomeykiteCu3As
AgSilver
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag XanthoconiteAg3AsS3
Ag Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
HgMercury
Hg Fettelite[Ag6As2S7][Ag10HgAs2S8]

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