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Amatitlán, Mun. de Zumpango del Rio, Guerrero, Mexico

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 17° North , 99° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~246km


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Amatitlan, Guerrero, Mexico

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Van King
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Min Rec 35:6 pp29-37

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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Ontiveros, Wilson, Megaw (2004) "Famous Mineral Localities: The Guerrero Amethyst Deposits Mexico" Mineralogical Record 35:6 p 29-37.

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