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Illite from
San Samuel Mine ("San Manuel Mine"), Carrera Pinto, Cachiyuyo de Llampos district, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Illite
Formula:K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Wet Chemical
XRD
References
References:XRD and Wet Chemical (H2O) by Gerhard Möhn
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Illite data
Locality Data:Click here to view San Samuel Mine ("San Manuel Mine"), Carrera Pinto, Cachiyuyo de Llampos district, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
Nearest other occurrences of Illite
38.5km (23.9 miles) Los Azules mine, Quebrada San Miguel, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
63.8km (39.6 miles) La Coipa mine, Diego de Almagro, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chile
86.6km (53.8 miles) Potrerillos Mine, Potrerillos, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chile
 
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