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Melanterite from
Cerro de Hualgayoc, Chonta, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Melanterite
Formula:Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Georg Petersen (2010) Mining and Metallurgy in Ancient Peru. (Geological Society of America, Special Paper 467, 90 pages; english translation of Petersen's 1970 book "Minería y Metalurgía en el Antiguo Perú")
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Melanterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cerro de Hualgayoc, Chonta, Dos de Mayo Province, Huánuco Department, Peru
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