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Vein No. 52, Aït Ahmane, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Moroccoi
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Vein No. 52- not defined -
Aït Ahmane- not defined -
Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District)District
Tazenakht- not defined -
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-Tafilalet RegionRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
30° North , 6° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
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African PlateTectonic Plate
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Atlas Mountains, North AfricaMountain Range
Anti-Atlas Mountains, MoroccoMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Annabergite-Erythrite Series'
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Cobaltlotharmeyerite
Formula: Ca(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Cobaltlotharmeyerite var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite
Formula: Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Ferrilotharmeyerite
Formula: Ca(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Ferrilotharmeyerite var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite
Formula: Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Karibibite
Formula: Fe3+3(As3+O2)4(As3+2O5)(OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Mansfieldite
Formula: AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Nickelaustinite
Formula: CaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Nickellotharmeyerite
Formula: Ca(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Favreau, G., Dietrich, J. E., Meisser, N., Brugger, J., Ait Haddouch, L. & Maacha, L. (2007): Bou Azzer, Morocco. Mineralogical Record 38, 345-407
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Safflorite
Formula: (Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Talmessite
Formula: Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Talmessite var: Cobaltoan Talmessite
Formula: Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Talmessite var: Nickeloan Talmessite
Formula: Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Vladimirite
Formula: Ca4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Rammelsbergite2.EB.15aNiAs2
Safflorite2.EB.15a(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Karibibite4.JA.15Fe3+3(As3+O2)4(As3+2O5)(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Arseniosiderite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Cobaltlotharmeyerite8.CG.15Ca(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite8.CG.15Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ferrilotharmeyerite8.CG.15Ca(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite8.CG.15Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Mansfieldite8.CD.10AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Nickelaustinite8.BH.35CaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Nickellotharmeyerite8.CG.15Ca(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
var: Cobaltoan Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
var: Nickeloan Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Vladimirite8.CJ.25Ca4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Annabergite-Erythrite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Rammelsbergite2.12.2.12NiAs2
Safflorite2.12.2.11(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB4X9
Karibibite7.10.2.1Fe3+3(As3+O2)4(As3+2O5)(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Ferrilotharmeyerite37.1.6.2Ca(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Vladimirite39.2.2.1Ca4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O
Talmessite40.2.2.5Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Mansfieldite40.4.1.4AlAsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Nickelaustinite41.5.1.7CaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Arseniosiderite42.8.4.3Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Annabergite-Erythrite Series'-
Cobaltlotharmeyerite-Ca(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite-Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
Ferrilotharmeyerite
var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite
-Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Nickellotharmeyerite-Ca(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Talmessite
var: Cobaltoan Talmessite
-Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
var: Nickeloan Talmessite-Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Ferrilotharmeyerite (var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite)Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
H ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H FerrilotharmeyeriteCa(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
H Cobaltlotharmeyerite (var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite)Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
H TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H NickellotharmeyeriteCa(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
H NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
H MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
H Talmessite (var: Cobaltoan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
H CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Ferrilotharmeyerite (var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite)Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
O ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O FerrilotharmeyeriteCa(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
O Cobaltlotharmeyerite (var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite)Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
O TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O NickellotharmeyeriteCa(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
O NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
O MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
O Talmessite (var: Cobaltoan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Mg Talmessite (var: Cobaltoan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Mg Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
AlAluminium
Al MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca Ferrilotharmeyerite (var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite)Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Ca FerrilotharmeyeriteCa(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
Ca Cobaltlotharmeyerite (var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite)Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
Ca TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca NickellotharmeyeriteCa(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Ca NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Ca Talmessite (var: Cobaltoan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
Ca CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
MnManganese
Mn Cobaltlotharmeyerite (var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite)Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe Ferrilotharmeyerite (var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite)Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
Fe ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Fe FerrilotharmeyeriteCa(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
Fe CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
CoCobalt
Co Ferrilotharmeyerite (var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite)Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co Cobaltlotharmeyerite (var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite)Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
Co Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
Co Talmessite (var: Cobaltoan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Co CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
NiNickel
Ni RammelsbergiteNiAs2
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni NickellotharmeyeriteCa(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
Ni NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Ni Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ni CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
ZnZinc
Zn FerrilotharmeyeriteCa(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As Ferrilotharmeyerite (var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite)Ca(Fe3+,Co)2[AsO4]2 · 2(H2O,OH)
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As RammelsbergiteNiAs2
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As KaribibiteFe33+(As3+O2)4(As23+O5)(OH)
As ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
As FerrilotharmeyeriteCa(Fe3+,Zn)2(AsO4)2 · 2(OH,H2O)
As Cobaltlotharmeyerite (var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite)Ca(Co,Mn2+)2[AsO4]2 · 2H2O
As TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As NickellotharmeyeriteCa(Ni,Fe3+,Co)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)
As NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
As MansfielditeAlAsO4 · 2H2O
As Safflorite(Co,Ni,Fe)As2
As Talmessite (var: Cobaltoan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Co)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
As CobaltlotharmeyeriteCa(Co,Fe3+,Ni)2(AsO4)2 · 2(H2O,OH)

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