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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Habit:Isometric
Colour:Translucent brown
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry´s collection.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
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 Farallon Blanco Mine, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán, Argentina
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
132.9km (82.6 miles) A Cerro Bayo, Chicligasta Department, Tucumán, Argentina
153.9km (95.6 miles) B Juramento deposit, Juramento, Metán department, Salta, Argentina
160.6km (99.8 miles) C Agua Rica mine (Mi Vida prospect), Andalgalá Department, Catamarca, Argentina
167.7km (104.2 miles) D Capillitas mining district, Andalgalá Department, Catamarca, Argentina
180.8km (112.3 miles) E Bajo El Durazno Cu deposit, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
183.7km (114.1 miles) F Nueva Esperanza vein, Capillitas mining district, Andalgalá Department, Catamarca, Argentina
186.8km (116.1 miles) G Bajo de la Alumbrera Mine, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
187.6km (116.5 miles) H Bajo de Agua Tapada Cu deposit, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
189.5km (117.7 miles) I Farallón Negro Mine, Agua de Dionisio mining district (YMAD), Farallón Negro, Belén Department, Catamarca, Argentina
247.4km (153.7 miles) J El Quemado district, Nevados de Palermo, La Poma department, Salta, Argentina
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