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Pickeringite from
Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pickeringite
Formula:MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 526.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Aubertite1 photo of Pickeringite associated with Aubertite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pickeringite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
Nearest other occurrences of Pickeringite
48.1km (29.9 miles) Alcaparrosa Mine, Cerritos Bayos, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
79.4km (49.3 miles) La Vendida Mine (Rio Tinto Mine), Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chile
 
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