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Cristols Lakes, La Salle-les-Alpes, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Francei
Regional Level Types
Cristols LakesGroup of Lakes
La Salle-les-Alpes- not defined -
Hautes-AlpesDepartment
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurRegion
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 59' 27'' North , 6° 35' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.99083,6.58972
GeoHash:G#: spuxvyq6x
Locality type:Group of Lakes
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Névache311 (2016)3.3km
Villeneuve3,444 (2016)5.5km
Le Monêtier-les-Bains1,101 (2016)6.7km
Saint-Chaffrey1,716 (2016)7.4km
Val-des-Prés503 (2016)8.6km


Ancient research works for coal. Mineralization in quartz almonds. Several crumbling trenches and galleries.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain : "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
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 HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
SbAntimony
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS

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]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3162002
Houiller Briançonnais

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: molasse

Lithology: Shale/slate

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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