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Cottessergroeve, Vaals Municipality, Limburg, Netherlandsi
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Cottessergroeve- not defined -
Vaals MunicipalityMunicipality
LimburgProvince
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 45' 32'' North , 5° 56' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Epen725 (2017)2.6km
Plombières9,596 (2011)2.9km
Eperheide125 (2017)3.5km
Vijlen1,290 (2017)3.8km
Raren175 (2017)3.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Cottessergroeve


Old quarry, now a natural geological monument.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Found by Frank de Wit
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Found by Frank de Wit
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Found by Frank de Wit
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Found by Frank de Wit
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Found by Frank de Wit

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CalciteCaCO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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