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Bou Tazoult (Boutazoult; Tazzoult), Imini area, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Moroccoi
Regional Level Types
Bou Tazoult (Boutazoult; Tazzoult)- not defined -
Imini areaArea
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-TafilaletRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° 3' 0'' North , 7° 22' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Setti Fatma22,283 (2018)34.1km
Oukaïmedene4,440 (2018)48.6km
Ouarzazat57,245 (2018)48.9km


Manganese mine.

Regions containing this locality

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

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,11,379474,379526
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Bou Tazoult Mine / Manganese ore mining. Geonieuws 33(2), february 2008.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.mindat.org/forum.php?read,11,379474,379526

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hollandite4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
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
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
BaBarium
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
PbLead
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16

References

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- Econ Geol (1986) 81:65-79
- Bou Tazoult Mine / Manganese ore mining. Geonieuws 33(2), february 2008.


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