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Autoroute 155 roadcut, Mékinac RCM, Mauricie, Québec, Canada

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Detailed Mineral List:
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Colour: white
Fluorescence: not detected as flourescent
Description: This was collected by Fred Schuster in summer of 2008.
Reference: Personally collected and identified by Fred Schuster
Photo: Calcite from Autoroute 155 roadcut, Mékinac RCM, Mauricie, Québec, Canada
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca2Ca3(PO4)3F
Reference: Van King
Photo: Fluorapatite from Autoroute 155 roadcut, Mékinac RCM, Mauricie, Québec, Canada
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Fred Schuster specimen
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS (x = 0 to 0.17)
Colour: brass (metalic)
Description: This was collected by Fred Schuster in summer of 2008.
Reference: Personally collected and identified by Fred Schuster.
Photo: Pyrrhotite from Autoroute 155 roadcut, Mékinac RCM, Mauricie, Québec, Canada
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Habit: Hexagonal
Colour: green (due ot inclusions)
Fluorescence: none
Description: This was collected by Fred Schuster in the summer of 2008.
Reference: Personally collected and identified by Fred Schuster
Photo: Quartz from Autoroute 155 roadcut, Mékinac RCM, Mauricie, Québec, Canada


5 entries listed. 5 valid minerals.

References

Geological Map of Quebec Edition 2002 DV 2002-07 Ressources Naturelles.

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