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Gilly North Colliery, Soleimont (Soleilmont), Fleurus, Charleroi, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgiumi
Regional Level Types
Gilly North CollieryColliery
Soleimont (Soleilmont)- not defined -
Fleurus- not defined -
Charleroi- not defined -
HainautProvince
WalloniaRegion
BelgiumCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 26' 30'' North , 4° 30' 2'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Farciennes11,488 (2011)3.2km
Châtelet35,238 (2011)4.7km
Charleroi200,132 (2011)5.2km
Fleurus22,080 (2011)5.8km
Aiseau10,906 (2011)7.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Charbonnage du Nord de Gilly, Soleimont (Soleilmont), Fleurus, Charleroi, Hainaut, Belgique


Minerals from a burning coal dump.
Soleimont is the name of a district, that belongs to Fleurus, a town north-east of the city of Charleroi.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhenish Massif, EuropeMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Reference: Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M. & van der Meersche, E. (2002): Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Ed., 304 p.
Selenium ?
Formula: Se
Reference: Chris Stefano collection
Voltaite ?
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Reference: Richard de Nul communication

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Selenium ?1.CC.10Se
Group 3 - Halides
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Voltaite ?7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Selenium ?1.3.4.1Se
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
Miscellaneous
Voltaite ?29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
NNitrogen
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
OOxygen
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
AlAluminium
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
SSulfur
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
ClChlorine
Cl SalammoniacNH4Cl
KPotassium
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
FeIron
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
SeSelenium
Se SeleniumSe

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3157740
Carboniferous limestone

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor{dolomite/dolostone,coal,claystone}

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]

Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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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