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Vein No. 59, Aït Ahmane, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Moroccoi
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Vein No. 59- 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° 29' 26'' North , 6° 35' 38'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate


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African PlateTectonic Plate
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location
Atlas Mountains, North AfricaMountain Range
Anti-Atlas Mountains, MoroccoMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
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
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
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
Cobaltkoritnigite
Formula: (Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Guérinite ?
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
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
Nickelaustinite
Formula: CaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Parasymplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
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. 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
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: 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
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
var: Cuprian Adamite8.BB.30(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Arseniosiderite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Cobaltkoritnigite8.CB.20(Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
Guérinite ?8.CJ.75Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
Nickelaustinite8.BH.35CaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Parasymplesite8.CE.40Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
var: Nickeloan Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Vladimirite8.CJ.25Ca4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Cobaltkoritnigite39.1.4.2(Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Guérinite ?39.2.2.2Ca5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
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
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Parasymplesite40.3.6.6Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Nickelaustinite41.5.1.7CaNi(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(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 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
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.
Adamite
var: Cuprian Adamite
-(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Talmessite
var: Nickeloan Talmessite
-Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
H Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
H ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H Cobaltkoritnigite(Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
H VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
O Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O Cobaltkoritnigite(Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
O VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O CalciteCaCO3
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Mg TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CaCalcium
Ca NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Ca Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
FeIron
Fe ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
CoCobalt
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co Cobaltkoritnigite(Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ni NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
Ni Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
CuCopper
Cu Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
ZnZinc
Zn Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
AsArsenic
As ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As NickelaustiniteCaNi(AsO4)(OH)
As Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
As Talmessite (var: Nickeloan Talmessite)Ca2(Mg,Ni)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As Cobaltkoritnigite(Co,Zn)(HAsO4) · H2O
As VladimiriteCa4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH) · 4H2O
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As GuériniteCa5(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 9H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)

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Favreau, G., Dietrich, J. E., Meisser, N., Brugger, J., Ait Haddouch, L. & Maacha, L. (2007): Bou Azzer, Morocco. Mineralogical Record 38, 345-407


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