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La Flèche quarry, Bertrix, Luxembourg Province, Belgium

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 52' 32'' North , 5° 13' 41'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.87556,5.22833
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Carrière de la Flèche, Bertrix, Province de Luxembourg, Belgique


Active quarry.

It is not allowed to enter the quarry without permission. Permits might be obtained by contacting the quarry management.


Mineral List


31 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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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Silurian-Devonian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 1378570
Silurian-Devonian sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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References

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De Bethune, S. (1977) Les minéraux de la zone métamorphique de Libramont. Ministère des Affaires Economiques, Administration des Mines, Service Géologique de Belgique, Professional Paper 1977/5, 142.
Hatert, F. (1998) Données nouvelles sur la laumontite de la zone métamorphique de Libramont, Belgique. Geologica Belgica: 1: 3-7.
Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M., and van der Meersche, E. (2002) Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Ed., 304 p.
Hatert, F. (2002) Les carbonates de Terres Rares de Bertrix, Belgique. Bulletin de la Société Royale des Sciences de Liège, 73(1), 27-34.
Hatert, F. and Theye, Th. (2006) Zeolites, prehnite and pumpellyite from Bertrix, Belgian Ardennes. (in press).

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