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Tetrahedrite from
Pueblo Viejo Mine, Cotuí, Sánchez Ramírez Province, Dominican Republic

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tetrahedrite
Formula:Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Kettler, R. M., Rye, R. O., Kesler, S. E., Meyers, P. A., Polanco, J., & Russell, N. (1992). Gold deposition by sulfidation of ferrous Fe in the lacustrine sediments of the Pueblo Viejo district (Dominican Republic): The effect of Fe–C–S diagenesis on later hydrothermal mineralization in a Maar-Diatreme complex. Chemical geology, 99(1), 29-50.; Muntean, J. L., Kesler, S. E., Russell, N., & Polanco, J. (1990). Evolution of the Monte Negro acid-sulfate Au-Ag deposit, Pueblo Viejo, Dominican Republic; important factors in grade development. Economic Geology, 85(8), 1738-1758.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tetrahedrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pueblo Viejo Mine, Cotuí, Sánchez Ramírez Province, Dominican Republic
Nearest other occurrences of Tetrahedrite
21.3km (13.3 miles) Cerro Maimón Mine (Cerro de Maimón deposit), Maimón, Monseñor Nouel Province, Dominican Republic
 
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