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Cape Djinet, Boumerdès Province, Algeriai
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Cape Djinet- not defined -
Boumerdès ProvinceProvince
AlgeriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° 52' 40'' North , 3° 43' 14'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 36.87778,3.72056
GeoHash:G#: snd9u9mhx
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Naciria15,387 (2012)17.6km
Dellys26,384 (2016)17.7km
Tadmaït20,952 (2012)21.8km
Thenia16,180 (2012)22.3km
Boumerdas786,499 (2012)24.9km


Basalt at Cape Djinet.

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992), Zeolites of the World, p.321
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992), Zeolites of the World, p.321

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
OOxygen
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O

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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Pleistocene - Paleogene
0.0117 - 66 Ma



ID: 3307500

Age: Cenozoic (0.0117 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Miocene
5.333 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3147284
Miocene undifferentiated

Age: Miocene (5.333 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Volcanic

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Precambrian
541 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3192218
Precambrian crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Precambrian (541 - 4000 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Tschernich, R. (1992) Zeolites of the World, 321.


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