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Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° North , 7° West (est.)
Other regions containing this locality:Anti-Atlas Mountains, Morocco
Atlas Mountains, North Africa
Neighbouring regions:


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Commodity List

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Adamite

var: Alumino Adamite

var: Cuprian Adamite

Agardite-(Ce)

Agardite-(Y)

Albite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allargentum

Alloclasite

Amphibole Supergroup

Andradite

Angarfite (TL)

Anglesite

Ankerite

Annabergite

var: Cobaltoan Magnesian Annabergite

var: Magnesian Annabergite

'Annabergite-Erythrite Series'

Antigorite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Argyrodite

Arhbarite (TL)

Arrojadite-(KFe)

Arsenic

Arseniosiderite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

var: Danaite

Asbolane

Aurichalcite

Austinite

var: Cobaltoan Austinite

var: Cuprian Austinite

Awaruite

Azurite

Barbosalite

Bariopharmacosiderite

Baryte

Bederite

Bendadaite

Beraunite

Beryl

β-Roselite

Beudantite

var: Cuprian Beudantite

'Biotite'

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bohdanowiczite

Bornite

Bouazzerite (TL)

Brannerite

'Bravoite'

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Brookite

Brugnatellite

Brushite

Cabalzarite

Calcite

var: Cobaltoan Calcite

Carrollite

Celestine

Cerussite

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chlorapatite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Chrysotile

Cinnabar

Claudetite

Clausthalite

Clinoclase

'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'

Clinosafflorite

'Clinotyrolite'

Clinozoisite

Cobaltarthurite

Cobaltaustinite

var: Cuprian Cobaltaustinite

Cobaltite

Cobaltkoritnigite

Cobaltlotharmeyerite

var: Manganoan Cobaltlotharmeyerite

'Cobaltoan calcite-spherocobaltite'

Collinsite

Conichalcite

Connellite

Copper

Cornubite

Cornwallite

Covellite

Cubanite

Cuprite

var: Chalcotrichite

Cuprobismutite

Cyanotrichite

Diaspore

Digenite

Diopside

Dolomite

var: Cobaltoan Dolomite

Dufrénite

Dyscrasite

Elbaite

'Electrum'

Emplectite

Enargite

Epidote

Epsomite

Erythrite

Eugenite

'Famatinite-Luzonite Series'

Ferrilotharmeyerite

var: Cobaltoan Ferrilotharmeyerite

Ferrisicklerite

Ferroalluaudite

'Ferroalluaudite-NaNa'

Fluorapatite

Fornacite

Freibergite

Galena

'Garnet'

'Garnierite'

Geminite

Gersdorffite

Glaucodot

Glauconite

Godlevskite

Goethite

Gold

var: Palladian Gold

Gordonite

Grossular

var: Hibschite

Guanacoite

Guérinite

Gypsum

Haidingerite

Halite

Heazlewoodite

Hematite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hessite

Heterogenite

Heterosite

Hexahydrite

'Hornblende'

Hörnesite

Hureaulite

Hydromagnesite

Hydroniumjarosite

Idaite

Irhtemite (TL)

Iridium

Isomertieite

Jahnsite-(CaMnFe)

Jahnsite-(MnMnMn)

Jahnsite-(NaFeMg)

Jarosite

Jordisite

Kaolinite

Karibibite

Kashinite

Keithconnite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kidwellite

Kieftite

Köttigite

Kotulskite

Laurite

Lavendulan

Leucoxene

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linnaeite

Lipscombite

Litharge

Lizardite

Löllingite

Maghrebite (TL)

Magnesiochromite

Magnetite

var: Nickeloan Magnetite

Malachite

Mansfieldite

Marcasite

Maucherite

Mcguinnessite

Melanterite

Mélonjosephite (TL)

Merenskyite

Mertieite-I

Messelite

Metanováčekite

Metazeunerite

Microcline

Millerite

Mimetite

Mitridatite

Molybdenite

var: Rhenian Molybdenite

Montgomeryite

Montmorillonite

Moorhouseite

Mottramite

Muscovite

Natrodufrénite

Népouite

Nickelaustinite (TL)

Nickeline

Nickellotharmeyerite

Nickelskutterudite

Nickeltalmessite (TL)

'Nováčekite'

Nováčekite-I

Olivenite

var: Cobaltoan Olivenite

var: Zincian Olivenite

Opal

Orpiment

Osmium

Palladseite

Pararammelsbergite

Parasymplesite

var: Cobaltoan Parasymplesite

Parnauite

Pearceite

Pecoraite

Pentlandite

Pharmacoalumite

Pharmacolite

Pharmacosiderite

Phosphosiderite

Picropharmacolite

'Pimelite'

Polybasite

Powellite

Prehnite

Proustite

Pseudomalachite

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyroaurite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Citrine

var: Milky Quartz

var: Sceptre Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Rammelsbergite

Realgar

Retgersite

Robertsite

Rockbridgeite

Roselite

'Roselite-Wendwilsonite Series'

Rozenite

Rutile

Safflorite

Sainfeldite

Sampleite

Sarmientite

Schachnerite

Schneiderhöhnite

Schorl

Scorodite

Scorzalite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Serpierite

Silver

Skutterudite

Smithsonite

Smolyaninovite

Sperrylite

Sphalerite

Spherocobaltite

Spinel

Stichtite

Strengite

Stromeyerite

Sulphur

Symplesite

Szaibélyite

Takovite

Talc

Talmessite

var: Cobaltoan Talmessite

var: Nickeloan Talmessite

'Talmessite - β-Roselite Series'

Tavorite

Tennantite

Tetra-auricupride

Tetrahedrite

Titanite

Torbernite

Tremolite

Triphylite

'UM1991-19-Se:AsCo'

'Unnamed (Co Arsenide-Selenide)'

Uranospinite

Uvarovite

Vaesite

Valleriite

Vanadinite

Vladimirite

Volynskite

'Wad'

Walentaite

Weilite

Wendwilsonite (TL)

Whitlockite

Wittichenite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Xanthoconite

Yukonite

var: Chromian Yukonite

Zálesíite

Zeunerite

Zincroselite

Zunyite


279 valid minerals. 9 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Geochronology

Mineralization age: Phanerozoic : 315 Ma to ± 5.1 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Cenozoic
  Quaternary
   Anthropocene
ⓘ Brannerite (youngest age) ± 5.1 MaBou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
    
  
 Paleozoic
  Carboniferous
   Pennsylvanian
ⓘ Brannerite (oldest age)315 MaVein No. 7, Bou Azzer Mine (Bou Azer Mine; Bouazzar Mine), Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

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