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Chalcopyrite from
La Esperanza Mine, Iruya Department, Salta Province, Argentina

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Brodtkorb (1963): 2a Jornadas Geologicas Argentinas 1:25-53, Salta
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Esperanza Mine, Iruya Department, Salta Province, Argentina
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
36.2km (22.5 miles) A Rumicruz Mine (Rumi Cruz mine; Romicruz mine), Abra Pampa district, Cochinoca Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
38.3km (23.8 miles) B Purísima Mine, Abra Pampa district, Cochinoca Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
40.3km (25.1 miles) C La Niquelina Mine, Rodeo de Tuctuca, Santa Victoria Department, Salta Province, Argentina
66.7km (41.4 miles) D La Esperanza deposit, Aguilar District, Humahuaca Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
69.9km (43.4 miles) E Adobe Mine, Aguilar mining district, Humahuaca Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
71.5km (44.5 miles) F Aguilar mine, Aguilar mining district, Humahuaca Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
102.4km (63.6 miles) G Cerro Redondo prospect, Rinconada, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
108.9km (67.6 miles) H Chinchillas prospect, Rinconada, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
135.5km (84.2 miles) I Oploca Vein System (Oploca mine), Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
135.5km (84.2 miles) J Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
160.9km (100.0 miles) K Azulejos Mine, Esmoraca district, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
161.1km (100.1 miles) L Pueblo Viejo Mine (Central Mine), Esmoraca district, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
161.5km (100.4 miles) M Germania Mine (Aguas Calientes Mine; Conchita Mine), Esmoraca district, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
162.8km (101.2 miles) N Los Colorados de Bolivia mine (Rosario I mine), Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
163.2km (101.4 miles) O La Salvadora Mine, Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
164.3km (102.1 miles) P Bolivar Mine, Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
167.2km (103.9 miles) Q Herrería Mine (10 de Diciembre Mine), Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
168.9km (105.0 miles) R Bonete mine, Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
169.2km (105.2 miles) S La Moza Mine (Lipeña Mine; Lipeña-Lamosa prospect), Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
171.8km (106.8 miles) T Barrahuayco Mine (Huarrawaico), Cerro Bonete, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
171.9km (106.8 miles) U Mulato mine, Cerro Morokho (Cerro Moruco), Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
172.0km (106.9 miles) V Morokho mine (Himalaya mine; Veta Rica), Cerro Morokho (Cerro Moruco), Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
175.2km (108.9 miles) W Pancho Arias Cu deposit, Rosario de Lerma Department, Salta Province, Argentina
176.5km (109.7 miles) X Chilcobija mine, Potosí, Bolivia
179.7km (111.7 miles) Y Mercedes Mine (Goya I Mine; Santa Rosa Mine), Santa Isabel district, San Pablo de Lípez, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
180.7km (112.3 miles) Z Santa Isabel Mine (Candelaria Mine), Santa Isabel district, San Pablo de Lípez, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
183.7km (114.1 miles) 0 Buena Vista Mine (San Juan Mine), Buena Vista, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
189.7km (117.9 miles) 1 La Providencia mine, Susques department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
194.2km (120.7 miles) 2 Nuevo Mundo Mine, San Antonio de Lípez, Sud Lípez Province, Potosí, Bolivia
198.5km (123.4 miles) 3 La Confianza Mine (San Vicente Mine; Confianza Mine; Tajos Mine; San Francisco Mine), San Vicente District, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia
202.2km (125.6 miles) 4 La Concordia mine, San Antonio de los Cobres, Los Andes department, Salta Province, Argentina
202.4km (125.8 miles) 5 Monserrate Mine (Monserrat Mine), San Vicente District, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia
209.3km (130.0 miles) 6 El Oculto Cu deposit, Susques Department, Jujuy Province, Argentina
216.2km (134.4 miles) 7 Chorolque Mine, Cerro Chorolque, Atocha-Quechisla mining district, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia
222.3km (138.1 miles) 8 El Quevar Mine, El Quevar mining district, Los Andes department, Salta Province, Argentina
228.0km (141.7 miles) 9 Chocaya mine, Chocaya-Animas (Animas-Chocaya), Atocha-Quechisla mining district, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí, Bolivia
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