Tarapacá, Region (I. Region)


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Chile / Tarapacá, Region (I. Region)


Die Tarapacá Region wurde durch seine Salpeter- und Guano-Vorkommen in der Atacama-Wüste bereits um 1800 bekannt.

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Tarapacá, CL
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Minerals (Count: 234)

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Nitronatrit, "Chilesalpeter"
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Nitronatrit, "Chilesalpeter" (SNr: SyS-NiNa-3-1-1)

Dieser Sedimentbrocken (Caliche), durchsetzt mit Nitronatrit stammt aus Tarapaca in Chile. Größe der Stufe etwa 45 mm x 35 mm.

Collection: Klaus Schäfer
Copyright: Klaus Schäfer
Contribution: Klaus Schäfer 2022-05-03
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Rocks (Count: 12)

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Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Haidinger (1845). Nitronatrit. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Anthony et al. Nitronatrit. Handbook of Mineralogy 5 (2003), 498.