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Avion, Pas-de-Calais, Hauts-de-France, Francei
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Pas-de-CalaisDepartment
Hauts-de-FranceRegion
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Avion18,470 (2016)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Nord-Pas-de-Calais


Ex-coalmining industrial town.
Sub-surface burning coal-waste heap.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Arcanite
Formula: K2SO4
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Blödite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Glauberite
Formula: Na2Ca(SO4)2
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Kalinite
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Konyaite
Formula: Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Langbeinite
Formula: K2Mg2(SO4)3
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Lecontite
Formula: (NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Mascagnite
Formula: (NH4)2SO4
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Salammoniac
Formula: NH4Cl
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.
Tschermigite
Formula: (NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Naze-Nancy Masalehdani, M., Mees, F., Dubois, M., Coquinot, Y., Potdevin, J.-L., Fialin, M. & Blanc-Valleron, M.-M. (2009): Condensate minerals from a burning coal-waste heap in Avion, Northern France. Can. Mineral. 47, 573-591.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Salammoniac3.AA.25NH4Cl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Aphthitalite7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Arcanite7.AD.05K2SO4
Blödite7.CC.50Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Glauberite7.AD.25Na2Ca(SO4)2
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Kalinite7.CC.15KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Konyaite7.CC.80Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Langbeinite7.AC.10K2Mg2(SO4)3
Lecontite7.CD.15(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Mascagnite7.AD.05(NH4)2SO4
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
'Thénardite'7.AC.25Na2SO4
Tschermigite7.CC.20(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Salammoniac9.1.3.1NH4Cl
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Arcanite28.2.1.2K2SO4
Mascagnite28.2.1.1(NH4)2SO4
'Thénardite'28.2.3.1Na2SO4
Miscellaneous
Glauberite28.4.2.1Na2Ca(SO4)2
Langbeinite28.4.4.1K2Mg2(SO4)3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Lecontite29.2.1.1(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
A2B(XO4)2·xH2O
Blödite29.3.3.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Konyaite29.3.5.1Na2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Kalinite29.5.4.2KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Tschermigite29.5.5.3(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SalammoniacNH4Cl
H Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
H Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
H Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
NNitrogen
N SalammoniacNH4Cl
N Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
N Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
N Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
OOxygen
O Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O ArcaniteK2SO4
O BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
O LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
O Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
O Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
NaSodium
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Na GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Na HaliteNaCl
Na KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Na Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
MgMagnesium
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Mg BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
Mg KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
Mg LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
AlAluminium
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Al Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
S Mascagnite(NH4)2SO4
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
S ArcaniteK2SO4
S BlöditeNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
S KonyaiteNa2Mg(SO4)2 · 5H2O
S LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
S Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
S ThénarditeNa2SO4
S Tschermigite(NH4)Al(SO4)2 · 12H2O
ClChlorine
Cl SalammoniacNH4Cl
Cl HaliteNaCl
KPotassium
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
K ArcaniteK2SO4
K KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
K LangbeiniteK2Mg2(SO4)3
K Lecontite(NH4,K)NaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GlauberiteNa2Ca(SO4)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O

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: 3153180
detrital and biogenic deposit

Age: Late Cretaceous (66 - 100.5 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor{sandstone,siltstone,marl}

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]

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]

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

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