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Caracolite from
Beatriz Mine, Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chile

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Caracolite
Formula:Na3Pb2(SO4)3Cl
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Fletcher, L. (1889) On Crystals of Percylite, Caracolite, and an Oxychloride of Lead (Daviesite), from Mina Beatriz, Sierra Gorda, Atacama, South America. Mineralogical Magazine. 8 (39): 171-180;
Periodico di Mineralogia 54 (1985), 34
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Anglesite
Bindheimite
Daviesite
Galena
Percylite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Caracolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Beatriz Mine, Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chile
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Nearest other occurrences of Caracolite
28.1km (17.4 miles) San Francisco Mine (Beatrix Mine), Caracoles, Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chile
 
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