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Sphalerite from
Capitana mine, Ticnamar area, Parinacota Province, Arica and Parinacota, Chile

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:C. Ruiz Fuller/F. Peebles (1988): "Yacimientos metalíferos de Chile": Fondecyt, Stgo de Chile.; Zentilli, M. (2018) A unique Sn-bearing Bi-Ag-Sb, polymetallic, epithermal district in the Chilean Andes: Capitana Mine, Tignamar, Arica–relation to the Proterozoic-Paleozoic Belén Metamorphic Complex. XV Congress Geological Chile
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Capitana mine, Ticnamar area, Parinacota Province, Arica and Parinacota, Chile
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
40.1km (24.9 miles) A Choquelimpie Mine, Ticnamar area, Parinacota Province, Arica and Parinacota, Chile
87.5km (54.3 miles) B Cuya NE9 sulfate occurrence, Cuya, Los Camarones, Arica Province, Arica and Parinacota, Chile
88.7km (55.1 miles) C Todos Santos Mine, Todos Santos District, Carangas Province, Oruro, Bolivia
90.5km (56.2 miles) D Negrillos Mine (Pacocollo; La Plata), Todos Santos District, Carangas Province, Oruro, Bolivia
94.0km (58.4 miles) E Carangas Mine (Orkho Thunko; Orcotunko), Todos Santos District, Carangas Province, Oruro, Bolivia
109.8km (68.2 miles) F Orkho Piña prospect, Cerro Tiquerani, La Paz, Bolivia
138.9km (86.3 miles) G Paguanta mine, Mocha district, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá, Chile
139.1km (86.4 miles) H Patricia deposit, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá, Chile
146.9km (91.3 miles) I Pacocagua Mine (Pacocahua Mine; Dos Amigos Mine), Berenguela District, Pacajes Province, La Paz, Bolivia
149.7km (93.0 miles) J Manco Capac Mine (Nelly Mine), Berenguela District, Pacajes Province, La Paz, Bolivia
149.7km (93.0 miles) K Marimarini Mine (Lourdes Ines Mine), Berenguela District, Pacajes Province, La Paz, Bolivia
150.0km (93.2 miles) L Joculluni Mine (Anaconda Mine; El Zorro Mine; Yokohama Mine), Berenguela District, Pacajes Province, La Paz, Bolivia
150.4km (93.4 miles) M San José de Berenguela Mine (Elisa Mine; Hucurani Mine), Berenguela District, Pacajes Province, La Paz, Bolivia
152.7km (94.9 miles) N San Luis Mine (Mary-Mary Mine; Heil Hitler Mine), Berenguela District, Pacajes Province, La Paz, Bolivia
196.1km (121.9 miles) O Toquepala Mine, Barrio Obrero Toquepala, Ilabaya, Jorge Basadre Province, Tacna, Peru
208.4km (129.5 miles) P Quellaveco Mine, Tala, Mariscal Nieto Province, Moquegua, Peru
217.5km (135.1 miles) Q Canguro prospect (Natividad mine), Cerro Kancha, Salinas de Garci Mendoza, Cabrera Province, Oruro, Bolivia
217.9km (135.4 miles) R La Deseada Mine, Salinas de Garci Mendoza, Cabrera Province, Oruro, Bolivia
219.2km (136.2 miles) S María Luisa Mine, Salinas de Garci Mendoza, Cabrera Province, Oruro, Bolivia
219.8km (136.6 miles) T Cuajone Mine, Tala, Mariscal Nieto Province, Moquegua, Peru
223.8km (139.1 miles) U San Miguel Mine (Margarita mine), Salinas de Garci Mendoza, Cabrera Province, Oruro, Bolivia
225.2km (139.9 miles) V Laurani Mine, Laurani District, Aroma Province, La Paz, Bolivia
226.4km (140.7 miles) W San Pablo Mine (Carmen Mine), Cerro La Joya, La Joya mining district, Cercado Province, Oruro, Bolivia
231.5km (143.8 miles) X San Andrés mine, Cerro Llallagua, La Joya mining district, Cercado Province, Oruro, Bolivia
274.6km (170.7 miles) Y Viloco Mine (Araca Mine), Loayza Province, La Paz, Bolivia
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