Beht River, El Hammam (El Hamman), Meknès, Meknès Prefecture, Meknès-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
Garnetite in a tin-bearing skarn, formed under conditions of relatively low temperature and low (XCO2).
Andradite garnetite in limestones/shales alternations near a buried batholith. The skarns are affected by a late boron metasomatic alteration.
Localisation : Hillside on the West bank of the Beht River.
12 entries listed. 10 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).
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- Ph. M. Sonnet (1981): Burtite, Calcium Hexahydrostannate, a New Mineral from El Hamman, Central Morocco. Canadian Mineralogist, 19, 397-401.
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Locality Updated: Catoctin/Catoctin Furance Banks, Frederick Co., Maryland, USAFrom Bill Cordua, 13th Dec 2013 02:15:38