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Hérault river alluvials, Laroque, Hérault, Occitanie, Francei
Regional Level Types
Hérault river alluvialsAlluvials
Laroque- not defined -
HéraultDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):L'Hérault, Laroque, Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 55' 26'' North , 3° 43' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.92389,3.71889
GeoHash:G#: spf9ush50
Locality type:Alluvials
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Laroque1,265 (2016)0.4km
Cazilhac1,257 (2016)1.3km
Ganges3,997 (2016)1.4km
Agonès205 (2016)2.4km
Saint-Bauzille-de-Putois1,283 (2016)3.5km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon


Alluvials.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: collected by François Périnet
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: François Périnet.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: collected by François Périnet
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: collected by François Périnet

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O CorundumAl2O3
O RutileTiO2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O BaryteBaSO4
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
SiSilicon
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Cretaceous
100.5 - 145 Ma



ID: 3161075
detrital and biogenic deposit

Age: Early Cretaceous (100.5 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor{claystone,sandstone,marlstone}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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