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Tennantite from
Marte Mine, Maricunga belt, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tennantite
Formula:Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Sernageomin database 2005;Stgo de Chile; Vila, T., Sillitoe, R.H., Betzhold, J., and Viteri, E. (1991): Economic Geology 86(5), 1271-1286.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tennantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Marte Mine, Maricunga belt, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
Nearest other occurrences of Tennantite
70.8km (44.0 miles) A La Coipa mine, Diego de Almagro, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chile
112.5km (69.9 miles) B Cerro Negro Mine, Cerro Negro district, El Salado, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chile
116.1km (72.2 miles) C El Salvador Mine, El Salvador district, Diego de Almagro, Chañaral Province, Atacama, Chile
122.2km (76.0 miles) D Jote Mine, Pampa Larga district, Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
123.5km (76.7 miles) E Alacrán Mine, Alacrán, Pampa Larga district, Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
129.5km (80.5 miles) F Los Bordos Mine, Elisa de Bordos, Pabellón, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
132.7km (82.5 miles) G El Jardín mine, Sierra Jardín, Pabellón, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile
183.3km (113.9 miles) H La Fortuna prospect (El Morro prospect), Alto del Carmen, Huasco Province, Atacama, Chile
238.4km (148.1 miles) I Nevados de Famatina Cu-Au deposit (La Estrechura), Chilecito, Chilecito department, La Rioja Province, Argentina
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