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Tête des Econduits, Mont Chemin, Martigny, Valais, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Tête des Econduits- not defined -
Mont CheminMountain
Martigny- not defined -
ValaisCanton
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 5' 28'' North , 7° 6' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Martigny-Ville14,768 (2017)3.3km
Sembrancher787 (2013)3.5km
Charrat1,156 (2016)4.0km
Martigny-Combe1,731 (2015)4.9km
Fully5,922 (2013)5.3km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Tête des Econduits, Mont Chemin, Martigny, Valais (Wallis), Suisse (Schweiz; Svizzera)


Gold-bearing quartz veins and Alpine clefts.


Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


54 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 394.
Agardite-(Y)
Formula: YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Beaverite-(Cu)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Brannerite
Formula: UTi2O6
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Cesàrolite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
Habit: Wart-like aggregates to 3 mm across, covering areas to several cm2
Colour: Black, velvety
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 103.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Claraite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Habit: Aggregates to 5 mm
Colour: Sky blue
Description: Reported from the fluorite prospect, and from quartz porphyry outcrops.
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 115.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: No reference listed
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 143.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 394.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 362.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: No reference listed
Gold
Formula: Au
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Description: Greenockite was confirmed very rarely. Most of the yellow crusts on sphalerite are Hawleyite.
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 198.
Hawleyite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 198.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: No reference listed
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 219.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kainosite-(Y)
Formula: Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 394.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Description: Kaolinite-1T
Katophorite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Parisite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 298.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: No reference listed
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 362.
Senaite
Formula: Pb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Silver
Formula: Ag
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Wepf (Basel), p. 103.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: No reference listed
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Colour: Red-orange
Description: Crystals to 3 mm
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 394.
Synchysite-(Y)
Formula: CaY(CO3)2F
Habit: Aggregates to 1 cm across, consisting of small grains
Colour: Salmon red
Description: The mineral is almost of end-member composition; an electron microprobe analysis gave Ca1.01(Y0.96Gd0.01Dy0.01)F0.93(CO3)2.
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 394.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 24
Theisite
Formula: Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: No reference listed
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Hawleyite2.CB.05aCdS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Aeschynite-(Y)4.DF.05(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brannerite4.DH.05UTi2O6
Cesàrolite4.FG.10Pb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Senaite4.CC.40Pb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Claraite5.DA.30(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Parisite-(Ce)5.BD.20bCaCe2(CO3)3F2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Synchysite-(Y)5.BD.20cCaY(CO3)2F
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Beaverite-(Cu)7.BC.10Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Agardite-(Y)8.DL.15YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Bayldonite8.BH.45PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Theisite8.BE.75Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Kainosite-(Y)9.CF.10Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Katophorite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Hawleyite2.8.2.6CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
(AB)5X8
Cesàrolite7.6.1.1Pb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Aeschynite-(Y)8.3.6.3(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Brannerite8.3.4.1UTi2O6
AB21O38
Senaite8.5.1.4Pb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Parisite-(Ce)16a.1.5.1CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Synchysite-(Y)16a.1.3.2CaY(CO3)2F
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Claraite16b.4.3.1(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Beaverite-(Cu)30.2.5.7Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p > 4:1
Theisite41.1.2.1Cu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Bayldonite41.5.14.1PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Agardite-(Y)42.5.1.2YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 60 - CYCLOSILICATES Four-Membered Rings
Four-Membered Rings with other anion groups
Kainosite-(Y)60.2.1.1Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Katophorite66.1.3b.11{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
H Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
H Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
H CesàrolitePb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
H Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
BeBeryllium
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
C Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
OOxygen
O BranneriteUTi2O6
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O AnataseTiO2
O Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
O Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O RutileTiO2
O SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
O CesàrolitePb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
O Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
O Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
F Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
NaSodium
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Na Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
AlAluminium
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
SiSilicon
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Si Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S SphaleriteZnS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
S Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SulphurS8
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S GreenockiteCdS
S HawleyiteCdS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
Ca Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
Ca Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Ca Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
TiTitanium
Ti BranneriteUTi2O6
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Ti Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
VVanadium
V SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
CrChromium
Cr SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
MnManganese
Mn SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Mn CesàrolitePb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Cu Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
Zn SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
AsArsenic
As Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
As BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
As Claraite(Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
As TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
YYttrium
Y Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Y SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
Y Synchysite-(Y)CaY(CO3)2F
Y Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Y Kainosite-(Y)Ca2(Y,Ce)2(Si4O12)(CO3) · H2O
NbNiobium
Nb Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
Cd HawleyiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb TheisiteCu5Zn5(AsO4,SbO4)2(OH)14
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
Ce Parisite-(Ce)CaCe2(CO3)3F2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb CesàrolitePb(Mn4+)3O6(OH)2
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
ThThorium
Th Aeschynite-(Y)(Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
UUranium
U BranneriteUTi2O6
U SenaitePb(Mn,Y,U)(Fe,Zn)2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH)38

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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Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3189152
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Comments: Mont Blanc

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

Paleozoic - Precambrian
251.902 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3138125
Penninic basement, Penninic nappes, Austroalpine nappes, Southern Alpes

Age: Eoarchean to Triassic (251.902 - 4000 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

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]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2350166
Magmatische Gesteine, Plutonite

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Granite in tonalite and Quartz syenite

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

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

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- Ansermet, S. (2001): Mines et minéraux du Valais. Le Mont Chemin. Pillet (editions), 302 pp.
- Ansermet, S. and Meisser, N. (2002). "L'or de la Tête des Econduits (Mont Chemin, Valais)." Le Cristallier Suisse (2), 26-27.
- Ansermet, S. (2004): Die Mineralien vom Tête des Econduits am Mont Chemin, Wallis (Schweiz). Lapis 29 (11), 29-40. (in German)

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