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Inca de Oro, Chañaral/Copiapó Provinces, Atacama Region, Chilei
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
26° 45' 15'' South , 69° 54' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Diego de Almagro18,137 (2012)45.4km


The mining district of Inca de Oro straddles the border between Chañaral and Copiapó provinces.

Regions containing this locality

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South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

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

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Agardite-(Y)
Formula: YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Luigi Matei
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Mr. Terry Szenics.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Van King
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Flores H./Ruiz Fuller C. (1946): "Geología del distrito minero de Inca de Oro, Prov. de Atacama", IPIMIGEO, Chile
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 29
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Francis, C.A., Pitman, L.C., Lange, D.E. (1994) Szenicsite, a new mineral from Tierra Amarilla, Chile. The Mineralogical Record, 25:1, 76-76.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cerianite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce4+,Th)O2
Reference: analysed by Gerhard Möhn and Joy Desor
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: maurizio dini - analysed material
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chenevixite
Formula: Cu2Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Uwe Kolitsch collection (EDS-analysed)
Chlorapatite ?
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Description: No data. Photograph only.
Reference: Roberto Rojas
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Francis, C. A. (2003). The Szenics collection of contemporary Chilean minerals. Rocks and Minerals, 78(1), 46.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Daniel Russell - pers. com.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Daniel Russell - pers. com.
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: M.Dini collection
Dioptase
Formula: CuSiO3 · H2O
Reference: [MinRec 10:123]
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: M da Pedra collection
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: maurizio dini - analysed material
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: samples were analysed by Robert Jenkins at Arizona State University
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Gold
Formula: Au
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Libethenite
Formula: Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: maurizio dini collection - analysed specimens
Lindgrenite
Formula: Cu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Reference: pers. comm. T. Szenics to C. Lemanski, Jr. (2006).
Ludjibaite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Uwe Kolitsch (PXRD-analysed)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Gerhard Möhn collection, black metallic grains in rock, strongly ferromagnetic
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Marshite
Formula: CuI
Reference: maurizio dini collection - analysed specimens
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Francis, C.A., Pitman, L.C., Lange, D.E. (1994) Szenicsite, a new mineral from Tierra Amarilla, Chile. The Mineralogical Record, 25:1, 76-76.
Molybdofornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Reference: maurizio dini collection
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Van King
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: M da Pedra collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: R.D. Green.
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: maurizio dini collection - analysed material
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Flores H./Ruiz Fuller C. (1946): "Geología del distrito minero de Inca de Oro, Prov. de Atacama", IPIMIGEO, Chile
Szenicsite (TL)
Formula: Cu3(MoO4)(OH)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Francis, C.A., Pitman, L.C., Lange, D.E. (1994) Szenicsite, a new mineral from Tierra Amarilla, Chile. The Mineralogical Record, 25:1, 76-76. Jambor, J.L., Roberts, A.C. (1998) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 83, 400-403. Francis, C.A., Pitman, L.C., Lange, D.E. (1997) Szenicsite a new copper molybdate from Inca de Oro, Atacama, Chile. The Mineralogical Record, 28:5, 387-394.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: maurizio dini - analysed material
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: maurizio dini collection
Zálesíite
Formula: CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Leon Hupperichs.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Marshite3.AA.05CuI
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cerianite-(Ce)4.DL.05(Ce4+,Th)O2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Lindgrenite7.GB.05Cu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Molybdofornacite7.FC.10Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Szenicsite (TL)7.GB.10Cu3(MoO4)(OH)4
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Agardite-(Y)8.DL.15YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Chenevixite8.DD.05Cu2Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)4
Chlorapatite ?8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Libethenite8.BB.30Cu2(PO4)(OH)
Ludjibaite8.BD.25Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Zálesíite8.DL.15CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Dioptase9.CJ.30CuSiO3 · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cerianite-(Ce)4.4.12.1(Ce4+,Th)O2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Marshite9.1.7.3CuI
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Spangolite31.1.5.1Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyanotrichite31.2.1.1Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Ludjibaite41.4.3.3Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Libethenite41.6.6.2Cu2(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite ?41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Agardite-(Y)42.5.1.2YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Zálesíite42.5.1.7CaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Chenevixite42.7.10.1Cu2Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)4
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Molybdofornacite43.4.3.3Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Lindgrenite48.3.1.1Cu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Szenicsite (TL)48.3.5.1Cu3(MoO4)(OH)4
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Dioptase61.1.3.1CuSiO3 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SzenicsiteCu3(MoO4)(OH)4
H DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
H SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H ChenevixiteCu2Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)4
H MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
H CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
H ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O SzenicsiteCu3(MoO4)(OH)4
O DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
O SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ChenevixiteCu2Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)4
O MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O BaryteBaSO4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
O ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
O RutileTiO2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al ChenevixiteCu2Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)4
Al CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
P LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S BaryteBaSO4
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S AcanthiteAg2S
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CinnabarHgS
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ChenevixiteCu2Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu SzenicsiteCu3(MoO4)(OH)4
Cu DioptaseCuSiO3 · H2O
Cu SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CopperCu
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChenevixiteCu2Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)4
Cu MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MarshiteCuI
Cu LibetheniteCu2(PO4)(OH)
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Cu CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Cu ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ChenevixiteCu2Fe23+(AsO4)2(OH)4
As MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ZálesíiteCaCu6(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)(OH)6 · 3H2O
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
YYttrium
Y Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo SzenicsiteCu3(MoO4)(OH)4
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
AgSilver
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
IIodine
I MarshiteCuI
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
ThThorium
Th Cerianite-(Ce)(Ce4+,Th)O2

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3186560
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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References

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- Maksaev, V., Townley, B., Palacios, C., and Camus, F. (2007): Metallic ore deposits. In: Moreno, T., and Gibbons, W. (editors): The Geology of Chile. The Geological Society (London), pp. 414.

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