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Atacamite from
Cattle Grid deposit (Cattlegrid; ML5599), Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits), Pernatty Lagoon, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Atacamite
Formula:Cu2(OH)3Cl
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., 1983, Catalogue of South Australian Minerals-1983, Government Printer, Adelaide.; Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., 1983, Catalogue of South Australian Minerals:1983, Government Printer, Adelaide.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite6 photos of Atacamite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Chalcocite3 photos of Atacamite associated with Chalcocite at this locality.
Wulfenite2 photos of Atacamite associated with Wulfenite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Atacamite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cattle Grid deposit (Cattlegrid; ML5599), Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits), Pernatty Lagoon, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Atacamite
116.7km (72.5 miles) A Black Eagle (Pfitzners Claim), Ediacaran Fossil Reserve, Beltana, Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
118.3km (73.5 miles) B Ediacara Mine (Beltana North; Ediacara Consolidated; New Ediacara Consolidated), Ediacaran Fossil Reserve, Beltana, Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
128.0km (79.5 miles) C Kanyaka Mine, Cradock, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
140.2km (87.1 miles) D Nuccaleena Mine, Moolooloo Station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
144.6km (89.9 miles) E Iron Monarch open cut, Iron Knob, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
150.0km (93.2 miles) F Appealinna Mine, Oraparinna homestead (Oraparinna National Park), Bunkers Range, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
150.4km (93.5 miles) G Blinman Mines, Blinman, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
155.2km (96.4 miles) H Rhondda Mine, Carrieton, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
170.3km (105.8 miles) I Spring Creek Mine, Wilmington, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
188.3km (117.0 miles) J Paulls Consolidated Mine (Friend Copper; Pauls), Nichol Nob, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
190.0km (118.0 miles) K Mount Burr Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
195.7km (121.6 miles) L Nichol Nob Mine (Nichols Nob Mine; Benalack mine), Nichol Nob, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
196.4km (122.0 miles) M Great Mount Lyndhurst Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
196.8km (122.3 miles) N Big Lode Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
205.8km (127.9 miles) O Barilla Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
239.4km (148.8 miles) P Penn Mine, Oodla Wirra, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia
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