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Dahouët beach alluvials, Pléneuf-Val-André, Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany, France

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 34' 55'' North , 2° 34' 14'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.58194,-2.57056
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Plage du Dahouët, Pléneuf-Val-André, Côtes-d'Armor, Bretagne, France

Placer on the beach, black sands, characterized by an important percentage of ilmenite and also magnetite
Ref :
Chauris L. (1997), Les sables noirs à ilménite et magnétite de la baie de Saint-Brieuc en Bretagne septentrionale, Bull. Soc. Sc. Nat. Ouest de la France, nouvelle série, tome 19, (2), pp. 84-95.
Chauris L. (2000), Les minéraux lourds des plages bretonnes... où l'écrin des sables - Partie 3, Minéraux et Fossiles, (286), p. 36.

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