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Bou Azzer East deposit, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Moroccoi
Regional Level Types
Bou Azzer East depositDeposit
Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District)District
Tazenakht- not defined -
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-TafilaletRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
30° 31' 0'' North , 6° 53' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ouarzazat57,245 (2018)44.7km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

β-Roselite
Formula: Ca2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Kristalle specimen
Calcite var: Cobaltoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Co)CO3
Reference: Kristalle specimen
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Gianfranco Seraci specimen
Dolomite var: Cobaltoan Dolomite
Formula: (Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Reference: Gianfranco Seraci specimen
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
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Pharmacolite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Picropharmacolite
Formula: Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Sainfeldite
Formula: Ca5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
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
Weilite
Formula: Ca(HAsO4)
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
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Cobaltoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Co)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Cobaltoan Dolomite5.AB.10(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Hörnesite8.CE.40Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Pharmacolite8.CJ.50Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Picropharmacolite8.CH.15Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Sainfeldite8.CB.10Ca5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Weilite8.AD.10Ca(HAsO4)
β-Roselite8.CG.05Ca2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Weilite37.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Pharmacolite39.1.1.2Ca(HAsO4) · 2H2O
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Picropharmacolite39.2.4.1Ca4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Sainfeldite39.2.1.2Ca5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O
Talmessite40.2.2.5Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
β-Roselite40.2.2.7Ca2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Hörnesite40.3.6.7Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Cobaltoan Calcite
-(Ca,Co)CO3
Dolomite
var: Cobaltoan Dolomite
-(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H SainfelditeCa5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
H PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H WeiliteCa(HAsO4)
H β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
CCarbon
C Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O SainfelditeCa5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
O PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O WeiliteCa(HAsO4)
O β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
O Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
NaSodium
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mg TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Mg PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Mg Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca SainfelditeCa5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
Ca PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Ca WeiliteCa(HAsO4)
Ca β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
Co β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Co Dolomite (var: Cobaltoan Dolomite)(Ca,Mg,Co)CO3
Co Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
CuCopper
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
AsArsenic
As HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As SainfelditeCa5(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)2 · 4H2O
As PharmacoliteCa(HAsO4) · 2H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
As WeiliteCa(HAsO4)
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As PicropharmacoliteCa4Mg(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2 · 11H2O

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