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Enargite from
Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Enargite
Formula:Cu3AsS4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jarrell, O. W. (1944): Oxidation at Chuquicamata, Chile. Economic Geology, 39, 251-86.; R.B. Cook: "Famous mineal locality; Chuquicamata, Chile": Mineralogical Record, sept.-oct. 1973; Ossandón, G., Gustafson, L. B., Lindsay, D. D., & Zentilli, M. (2001). Geology of the Chuquicamata mine: a progress report. Economic Geology, 96(2), 249-270.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chalcanthite1 photo of Enargite associated with Chalcanthite at this locality.
Pyrite1 photo of Enargite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Enargite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
Nearest other occurrences of Enargite
10.1km (6.3 miles) A Ministro Hales Mine (Mina Ministro Hales; MMH; Mansa Mina Cu-Au deposit), Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
41.6km (25.9 miles) B El Abra Mine, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
74.2km (46.1 miles) C Faride Mine, Antofagasta Province, Antofagasta, Chile
146.7km (91.2 miles) D Ujina deposit, Collahuasi Mine (Collaguasi Mine), Collahuasi district, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá, Chile
148.8km (92.5 miles) E Rosario deposit, Collahuasi Mine (Collaguasi Mine), Collahuasi district, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá, Chile
205.9km (127.9 miles) F Chimborazo prospect, Escondida, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
220.4km (136.9 miles) G La Escondida Mine, Escondida, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile
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