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Tighermit mine, Imini area, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Moroccoi
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Tighermit mineMine
Imini areaArea
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-Tafilalet RegionRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° North , 6° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~96km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate


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African PlateTectonic Plate
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location
Atlas Mountains, North AfricaMountain Range
Anti-Atlas Mountains, MoroccoMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Janggunite
Formula: Mn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Janggunite4.FG.05Mn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
Miscellaneous
Janggunite6.4.7.1Mn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H JangguniteMn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O JangguniteMn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn JangguniteMn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe JangguniteMn5-x(Mn,Fe)1+xO8(OH)6
BaBarium
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16

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Force, E.R., Back, William, Spiker, E.C., and Knauth, L.P. (1986): A ground-water mixing model for the diagenesis of the Imini manganese deposit (Cretaceous) of Morocco. Economic Geology, 81, 65-79.


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