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Belvédère quarry, Maastricht, Limburg, Netherlandsi
Regional Level Types
Belvédère quarryQuarry
Maastricht- not defined -
Limburg- not defined -
NetherlandsCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 52' 13'' North , 5° 40' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.87049,5.67883
GeoHash:G#: u1h13hxnn
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Borgharen1,735 (2017)1.0km
Oud-Caberg1,890 (2017)1.2km
Malberg5,345 (2018)1.9km
Limmel2,370 (2018)2.0km
Maastricht122,378 (2017)2.6km


Old quarry for Loss-sand. Now recultivated.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: T.G. Nijland, J.C. Zwaan, D. Visser, J. Leloux - De mineralen van Nederland - 2007

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2

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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Late Cretaceous
66 - 100.5 Ma



ID: 3145685
Late Cretaceous chalk

Age: Late Cretaceous (66 - 100.5 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{chalk}, Minor{marlstone,claystone,sand}

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]

Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3193028
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 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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Nijland, T.G., Zwaan, J.C., Visser, D., and Leloux, J. (2007) De mineralen van Nederland.


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