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Pennafort, Callas, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Francei
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Name(s) in local language(s):Pennafort
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 32' 47'' North , 6° 35' 9'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.54639,6.58583
GeoHash:G#: spsxtz7sj
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Claviers712 (2016)6.3km
Callas1,497 (2016)6.4km
La Motte2,555 (2016)7.3km
Figanières2,424 (2016)7.4km
Le Muy8,474 (2016)8.2km


Old baryte mine. exploited till 1960

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Dietrich, J.E., Mari, G. & Dalia, A. (1995): La Wulfénite de la Provence cristalline, Le Règne Minéral, n°3, 11-17.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Cinnabar ?
Formula: HgS
Description: mentionned in old documents from the early XX° century. not found again
Reference: "Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline" - G.Mari
Crocoite ?
Formula: PbCrO4
Description: mentionned in old documents from the early XX° century. not found again
Reference: "Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline" - G.Mari
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Chollet pascal collection - XRD analysed by Michel Blondieau
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Found by A. Santi
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: \"Mines et Mineraux de la Provence Cristalline\" - G.Mari

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar ?2.CD.15aHgS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Crocoite ?7.FA.20PbCrO4
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar ?2.8.14.1HgS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 35 - ANHYDROUS CHROMATES
AXO4
Crocoite ?35.3.1.1PbCrO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O CrocoitePbCrO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S MarcasiteFeS2
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S CinnabarHgS
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
CrChromium
Cr CrocoitePbCrO4
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb CrocoitePbCrO4

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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Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3185222
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3157747
alcaline volcanics

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Alkali rhyolite

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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