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Tomasa Mine, La Fortuna, Sierra Minera de Cartagena-La Unión, La Unión, Murcia, Spaini
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Tomasa MineMine
La Fortuna- not defined -
Sierra Minera de Cartagena-La UniónSierra
La Unión- not defined -
MurciaAutonomous Community
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 0° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~6km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mina Tomasa, La Fortuna, Sierra Minera de Cartagena-La Unión, La Unión, Murcia, España


Exploitation in the form of open pit (Corta) located next to the San Valentin.

This is a deposit stratiform (mantle) with a paragenesis of magnetite - greenalite - sulfides - carbonates.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
Greenalite
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: - Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Greenalite9.ED.15(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Greenalite71.1.2b.4(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
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.
var: Opal-AN-SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O SideriteFeCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
O AnglesitePbSO4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S CelestineSrSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe Greenalite(Fe2+,Fe3+)2-3Si2O5(OH)4
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Lopez Garcia J.A.(1987). Estudio mineralógico, textural y geoquímico de las zonas de oxidación de los yacimientos de Fe-Pb-Zn de la Sierra de Cartagena, (2ª parte: oxidación de paragénesis con greenalita-magnetita).Boletín Geológico y Minero, 98,670-679.
- Manteca,J.I.,y Ovejero,G. (1992). Los yacimientos de Zn,Pb,Ag-Fe del distrito minero de la Unión-Cartagena, Bética Oriental. En Recursos Minerales de España (Garcia,J. y Martinez,J. eds.), Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid. 1085-1102
-Grupo Mineralogísta de Madrid (1996). La Unión . Bocamina-Revista de Minerales y Yacimientos de España. Volumen 2, 75 págs.
-Calvo, M. (2003): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. II, Sulfuros y Sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Álava, 705 pp.


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