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Marvie, Bastogne, Luxembourg, Wallonia, Belgiumi
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LuxembourgProvince
WalloniaRegion
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 49° 58' 4'' North , 5° 45' 48'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 49.96778,5.76361
GeoHash:G#: u0uh70kgm
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Several Quartz veins straddling the Wardin fault situated in a large forested area.
Quartz crystals up to 20 cm have been found in several veins. Some crystals show inclusions of rutile and sometimes green chlorite phantoms have been observed.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasia Plate

Plate - 7,320 mineral species & varietal names listed

Rhenish Massif, Europe

Massif - 1,169 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Goethite ?
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Habit: Very nice Dauphiné law twins are common.
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Quartz var: Rutilated Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Rutile var: Sagenite (of Saussure)
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Harjo Neutkens collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
'Goethite' ?4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Sagenite (of Saussure)4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite ?6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Milky Quartz
-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Rutilated Quartz-SiO2
Rutile
var: Sagenite (of Saussure)
-TiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Rutilated Quartz)SiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Rutile (var: Sagenite (of Saussure))TiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rutilated Quartz)SiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Rutile (var: Sagenite (of Saussure))TiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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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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]

Early Devonian
393.3 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3131497
Eisleck Schist

Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 419.2 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{schist group}, Minor{quartzite,sandstone}

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]

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

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- 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.
-H. Neutkens (2013): Quarz aus Belgien, die aktuelle Funde von 2010 bis 2012. Mineralien Welt 3/2013, 14-23


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