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Sphalerite from
Pasto Bueno, Pampas District, Pallasca Province, Áncash, Peru

Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Record 28, No. 4 (1997); Hyršl, J. (2011): Pasto Bueno und Mundo Nuevo in Peru- die weltbesten Hübnerite und mehr. Mineralien Welt 22(1), 64-79
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz4 photos of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Hübnerite3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Hübnerite at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Galena at this locality.
Fluorite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Pyrite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pasto Bueno, Pampas District, Pallasca Province, Áncash, Peru
Localities for Sphalerite in this Region
Huayllapon Mine (Huallapon Mine), Pasto Bueno, Pampas District, Pallasca Province, Áncash, Peru
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
4.4km (2.7 miles) Huayllapon Mine (Huallapon Mine), Pasto Bueno, Pampas District, Pallasca Province, Áncash, Peru
11.2km (7.0 miles) Magistral Cu-Mo deposit, Conchucos District, Pallasca Province, Áncash, Peru
54.1km (33.6 miles) Quiruvilca Mine (La Libertad Mine; ASARCO Mine), Quiruvilca District, Santiago de Chuco Province, La Libertad, Peru
72.2km (44.9 miles) Pashpap Cu-Mo deposit, Huaylas Province, Áncash, Peru
 
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