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Calcite from
Farallon Blanco Mine, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Observed and Collected by Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry.
Colour:White, Yellowish, Redish, black, pink.
Luminescent properties:Yellowish.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Special Storage/
Display Requirements:
No.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Raúl Tauber Larry´s collection.

Ruiz, D. R., Ávila, J.C. & Lazarte, J.E. : Las vetas de calcita de Farrallón Blanco, Sierra de la Ramada, Tucumán. Facultad de Ciencias Naturales e Instituo Miguel Lillo. Miguel Lillo 205. 4000. Tucumán, Argentina. doraruiz10@hotmail.com2, CONICET.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Gold6 photos of Calcite associated with Gold at this locality.
Psilomelane5 photos of Calcite associated with Psilomelane at this locality.
Manganese Oxides4 photos of Calcite associated with Manganese Oxides at this locality.
Pyrolusite1 photo of Calcite associated with Pyrolusite at this locality.
Pyrite1 photo of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Alumohydrocalcite1 photo of Calcite associated with Alumohydrocalcite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Limonite1 photo of Calcite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Farallon Blanco Mine, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
7.7km (4.8 miles) A Puerta Palavecino, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
7.9km (4.9 miles) B Taruca Pampa, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
11.4km (7.1 miles) C La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
12.4km (7.7 miles) D Loma Chata, Quebrada del Arroyo Sauce Mayo, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
12.4km (7.7 miles) E Quebrada del Arroyo Sauce Mayo, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
12.8km (8.0 miles) F Villa Padre Monti, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
15.1km (9.4 miles) G El Sunchal, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
27.1km (16.8 miles) H Chorrillos, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
28.1km (17.4 miles) I Chorrillos River, Chorrillos, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
28.8km (17.9 miles) J Sierra de Medina, Tafí Viejo Department, Tucumán, Argentina
30.0km (18.6 miles) K Rancho River, Quebrada de Rosayaco, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
33.8km (21.0 miles) L Quebrada de Rosayaco, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
36.1km (22.4 miles) M Arroyo Saladillo, Trancas Department, Tucumán, Argentina
37.4km (23.2 miles) N Arroyo Campo Redondo, Trancas Department, Tucumán, Argentina
38.4km (23.8 miles) O Requelme, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
38.8km (24.1 miles) P Quebrada de Aguas Blancas, Requelme, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
41.0km (25.5 miles) Q Capital Department, Tucumán, Argentina
54.4km (33.8 miles) R Arroyo India Muerta, Trancas Department, Tucumán, Argentina
73.7km (45.8 miles) S El Brete, Trancas Department, Tucumán, Argentina
74.9km (46.6 miles) T Talapunco, Trancas Department, Tucumán, Argentina
77.8km (48.4 miles) U Peñas Azules Deposit, Sierra Calchaquí, Amaicha del Valle District, Tafí del Valle Department, Tucumán, Argentina
87.5km (54.4 miles) V Salí River, Capital Department, Tucumán, Argentina
98.6km (61.3 miles) W San José Formation, Tolombón District, Santa Maria Valley, Cafayate Department, Salta, Argentina
114.0km (70.8 miles) X San Carlitos Mine, Estancia Anchilla, Cerro Lomas Coloradas, Tafí del Valle Department, Tucumán, Argentina
153.9km (95.6 miles) Y Juramento deposit, Juramento, Metán department, Salta, Argentina
167.7km (104.2 miles) Z Capillitas mining district, Andalgalá Department, Catamarca, Argentina
180.8km (112.3 miles) 0 Bajo El Durazno Cu deposit, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
187.6km (116.5 miles) 1 Bajo de Agua Tapada Cu deposit, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
188.9km (117.4 miles) 2 Esperanza South-East Vein, Farallón Negro Mine, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
189.5km (117.7 miles) 3 Farallón Negro Mine, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
199.2km (123.8 miles) 4 Papachacra Pegmatites, Papachacra, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
225.4km (140.1 miles) 5 El Quevar Mine, El Quevar mining district, Los Andes department, Salta, Argentina
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