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Satarma Mine, La Gouille, Arolla Valley, Hérens, Valais, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Satarma MineMine
La Gouille- not defined -
Arolla ValleyValley

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 2' 50'' North , 7° 29' 16'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Evolène1,557 (2016)7.5km
Saint-Martin751 (2013)14.3km
Hérémence1,331 (2016)16.1km
Grimentz444 (2016)16.3km
Breuil-Cervinia753 (2014)16.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mine de Satarma, La Gouille, Val d'Arolla, Val d'Hérens, Valais (Wallis), Suisse (Schweiz; Svizzera)

Ancient copper mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 261.
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 261.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1

List of minerals for each chemical element

S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2


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Woodtli, R., Jaffé, F., von Raumer, J. (1987) Prospection minère en Valais: le projet Uromine. Matériaux pour la géologie de la Suisse, série géotechnique 72. Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique, Projet

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