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Rhodochrosite from
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima, Peru

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rhodochrosite
Formula:MnCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hyrsl & Rosales (2003) Mineralogical Record, 34, 241-254.; Economic Geology November 1990 v. 85 no. 7 p. 1348-1383; Vizquerra Benavides, J.A. (2006): Preliminary geochemical, petrological and mineralogical investigation of the high-grade Ag-Pb-Zn Pozo-Rico, Uchucchacua, Peru. Unpublished masters thesis, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada, 205 pp.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite73 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Quartz48 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Alabandite41 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Alabandite at this locality.
Calcite12 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Silver9 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Silver at this locality.
Acanthite8 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Acanthite at this locality.
Goethite7 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Goethite at this locality.
Proustite7 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Proustite at this locality.
Pearceite-T2ac3 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Pearceite-T2ac at this locality.
Neotocite2 photos of Rhodochrosite associated with Neotocite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodochrosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima, Peru
Nearest other occurrences of Rhodochrosite
52.0km (32.3 miles) A Huaron mines, Huaron mining district, Huayllay district, Pasco province, Pasco department, Peru
52.0km (32.3 miles) B Atacocha Mine, Atacocha mining district, Cerro de Pasco, Pasco province, Pasco, Peru
86.3km (53.6 miles) C Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
90.3km (56.1 miles) D Huanzala Mine, Huallanca, Huallanca District, Bolognesi Province, Áncash, Peru
124.5km (77.4 miles) E Casapalca Mine, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima, Peru
137.6km (85.5 miles) F Coricancha Mine, San Mateo de Huanchor, San Mateo District, Huarochiri Province, Lima, Peru
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