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Calcite from
El Sunchal, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina

Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Wet Chemical
References
References:Hugo A. Peña (1970). Minerales y Rocas de Aplicación de la Provincia de Tucumán. Dirección Provincial de Minas, Tucumán, Argentina.
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view El Sunchal, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
9.8km (6.1 miles) Loma Chata, Quebrada del Arroyo Sauce Mayo, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
10.3km (6.4 miles) La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
10.5km (6.5 miles) Quebrada del Arroyo Sauce Mayo, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
15.1km (9.4 miles) Farallon Blanco Mine, Sierra de La Ramada, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
15.3km (9.5 miles) Villa Padre Monti, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
21.0km (13.0 miles) Puerta Palavecino, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
22.4km (13.9 miles) Arroyo Saladillo, Trancas Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
22.9km (14.2 miles) Taruca Pampa, Burruyacú Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
23.5km (14.6 miles) Arroyo Campo Redondo, Trancas Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
24.5km (15.2 miles) Sierra de Medina, Tafí Viejo Department, Tucumán Province, Argentina
 
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