Copiapó, Provinz


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Bei der Hafenstadt Caldera liegen die geschützten Vorkommen des seltenen Orbiculargranits.

Minerals (Count: 244)

Mineral images (10 Images total)

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Atacamit-XX; Stufengröße 40x33x10mm; Bildausschnitt etwa 3 mm; Copiapó, Atacama, Chile

Copyright: Stefan
Contribution: Stefan 2017-10-24
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mit gelbem Copiapit; Stufengröße: rd. 4 x 2,5 cm; Fundort: Copiapo-Bergbaurevier, III. Region, Chile

Copyright: McSchuerf
Contribution: Mineralienatlas 2005-02-16
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Parabutlerit (SNr: A012609)

Fo.: Copiapo-Bergbaugebiet, III. Region, Chile; feinkristalline, gelblichbraune XX, BB 6,6mm

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Hannes Osterhammer
Contribution: Münchener Micromounter 2008-10-31
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Rocks (Count: 14)

Fossils (Count: 9)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Rose (1833). Copiapit. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Damour, v. Rath (1880). Trippkeit. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Hartmann, K. (1982). Galerie - Brochantit auf Chrysokoll. Min.-Mag., Jg.6, H.4, S.166-68.
  • Keller, P.C. (1984). Iquique, Copiapo and Chanarcillo - Mark Chance Bandy, 1935. Min.Rec., Vol.15, H.2, S.67-74.
  • Anthony et al. Trippkeit. Handbook of Mineralogy 3 (1997). 575.
  • Anthony et al. Copiapit. Handbook of Mineralogy 5 (2003). 161.
  • Francis, C.A. & Szenics, T. (2003). Abstracts of the 24th Ann.Tucson Min. Symp.- Refreshing a Regional Focus at Harvard: The Szenics Collection of Chilean Minerals. Min. Rec., Vol.34, H.1, S.115-16.
  • Fischer, W. (2011). Eine Mineralienreise durch Chile & Argentinien. Min.-Welt, Jg.22, Nr.2, S.38-48.