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Bou Madine, Jbel Ougnat, Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province), Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Moroccoi
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Jbel Ougnat- not defined -
Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province)Province
Drâa-Tafilalet RegionRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 31° North , 4° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~168km


Located in the eastern Anti-Atlas Mts

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Ko Jansen collection photo id 681252
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
AgSilver
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Barodi, E. B., Belkasmi, A., Bouchta, R. & Qadrouci, A. (1998): Silver deposits of Morocco: the Imiter deposit. Chronique de la Recherche Miniere 66, 77-92 (in French).
Levresse, G. (2001): Contribution a l'elaboration d'un modele genétique des gisements (Ag-Hg)d'Imiter, (Co, Ni, Au) Bou Azzer et (Pb, Zn, Ag, Au) Bou Madine, Anti-Atlas, Maroc. PhD tesis, INPL-Nancy France (in french).
Gasquet D, Levresse G, Cheilletz A, Deloule E, Azizi Samir MR, Zyadi R. (2005):. Contribution to a geodynamic reconstruction of the Anti-Atlas (Morocco) during Pan African times with the emphasis on inversion tectonics and metallogenetic activity at the Precambrian Cambrian transition. Precambrian Research. 140, 3-4, 157-182
Abia, E. H., Nachit, H., Marignac, C., Ibhi, A., & Saadi, S. A. (2003). The polymetallic Au–Ag-bearing veins of Bou Madine (Jbel Ougnat, eastern Anti-Atlas, Morocco): tectonic control and evolution of a Neoproterozoic epithermal deposit. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 36(4), 251-271.


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