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Sphalerite from
Atacocha Mine, Atacocha mining district, Cerro de Pasco, Pasco province, Pasco, Peru

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Johnson, R.F., Lewis, Jr. R.W., Guillermo Abele. C. (1955) Geology and Ore Deposits of the Atacocha District Departmento de Pasco Peru. Geologic Investigations in the American Republics, Geological Durvey Bulletin 975-E, 388 pages.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tennantite5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Tennantite at this locality.
Manganoan Calcite5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Manganoan Calcite at this locality.
Pyrite5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Atacocha Mine, Atacocha mining district, Cerro de Pasco, Pasco province, Pasco, Peru
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
52.0km (32.3 miles) A Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima, Peru
52.8km (32.8 miles) B Huaron mines, Huaron mining district, Huayllay district, Pasco province, Pasco department, Peru
76.3km (47.4 miles) C Santander mine, Huaral Province, Lima, Peru
114.7km (71.3 miles) D Toro Mocho deposit, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Junín, Peru
116.1km (72.1 miles) E Huanzala Mine, Huallanca, Huallanca District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
117.6km (73.1 miles) F Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
119.9km (74.5 miles) G Casapalca Mine, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima, Peru
128.1km (79.6 miles) H San Cristobal District, Yauli Province, Junín, Peru
136.6km (84.9 miles) I Coricancha Mine, San Mateo de Huanchor, San Mateo District, Huarochiri Province, Lima, Peru
139.2km (86.5 miles) J Millotingo Mine (San Juan Mine; San Juan de Millotingo Mine), Pacococha, Huarochiri Province, Lima, Peru
200.7km (124.7 miles) K Yauricocha Mine, Yauyos Province, Lima, Peru
278.2km (172.9 miles) L Pashpap Cu-Mo deposit, Huaylas Province, Áncash, Peru
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