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Agoudal Centre Quarry, Agoudal, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Moroccoi
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Agoudal Centre QuarryQuarry
Agoudal- not defined -
Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District)District
Tazenakht- not defined -
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-TafilaletRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
30° 29' 54'' North , 6° 38' 53'' West
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Small quarry 250 meters to the west from shaft Agoudal Centre. In this quarry a small ore vein, with a thickness of 0.1-1 m, is mined.
Re-opened temporarily in April-May 2010 (March-June 2010 according to Praszkier, 2010).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alloclasite
Formula: Co1-xFexAsS
Habit: elongated prisms
Colour: gray
Description: EDX analysis Vincent Bourgoin & Jean-Claude Boulliard, Association Jean wyart - Paris
Reference: Georges Favreau collection
Bariopharmacosiderite
Formula: Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Analyses for Jordi Frabre
β-Roselite
Formula: Ca2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: http://www.spiriferminerals.com/70,IV-2010---Morocco-part-II.html
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Tomasz Praszkier (2010) Lapis, 35, #11, 29-31.
Calcite var: Cobaltoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Co)CO3
Reference: Tomasz Praszkier (2010) Lapis, 35, #11, 29-31.
Cobaltaustinite
Formula: CaCo(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Tomasz Praszkier (2010) Lapis, 35, #11, 29-31.
'Cobaltoan calcite-spherocobaltite'
Reference: Van King
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: http://www.spiriferminerals.com/70,IV-2010---Morocco-part-II.html
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Tomasz Praszkier (2010) Lapis, 35, #11, 29-31.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.spiriferminerals.com/70,IV-2010---Morocco-part-II.html
'Roselite-Wendwilsonite Series'
Reference: http://www.spiriferminerals.com/70,IV-2010---Morocco-part-II.html
Spherocobaltite
Formula: CoCO3
Reference: Tomasz Praszkier (2010) Lapis, 35, #11, 29-31.
Talmessite
Formula: Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Analyses for Jordi Frabre

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Alloclasite2.EB.10bCo1-xFexAsS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Cobaltoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Co)CO3
Spherocobaltite5.AB.05CoCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Bariopharmacosiderite8.DK.10Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Cobaltaustinite8.BH.35CaCo(AsO4)(OH)
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Talmessite8.CG.05Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
β-Roselite8.CG.05Ca2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Cobaltoan calcite-spherocobaltite'-
'Roselite-Wendwilsonite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Alloclasite2.12.6.2Co1-xFexAsS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Spherocobaltite14.1.1.5CoCO3
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O
Talmessite40.2.2.5Ca2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
β-Roselite40.2.2.7Ca2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Cobaltaustinite41.5.1.8CaCo(AsO4)(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Bariopharmacosiderite42.8.1a.3Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Cobaltoan Calcite
-(Ca,Co)CO3
'Cobaltoan calcite-spherocobaltite'-
'Roselite-Wendwilsonite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
H BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
H CobaltaustiniteCaCo(AsO4)(OH)
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
C SpherocobaltiteCoCO3
OOxygen
O β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
O BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
O SpherocobaltiteCoCO3
O CobaltaustiniteCaCo(AsO4)(OH)
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
NaSodium
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
ClChlorine
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
Ca CobaltaustiniteCaCo(AsO4)(OH)
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
FeIron
Fe BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Fe AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
CoCobalt
Co β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co Calcite (var: Cobaltoan Calcite)(Ca,Co)CO3
Co SpherocobaltiteCoCO3
Co CobaltaustiniteCaCo(AsO4)(OH)
Co AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
CuCopper
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
AsArsenic
As β-RoseliteCa2Co(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As TalmessiteCa2Mg(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
As BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
As CobaltaustiniteCaCo(AsO4)(OH)
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
As AlloclasiteCo1-xFexAsS
BaBarium
Ba BariopharmacosideriteBa0.5Fe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O

References

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- Praszkier, T. (2010): Erythrin und Cobaltaustinit: Neufund im Tagebau Agoudal, Bou Azzer. Lapis 35 (11), 29-31; 54.

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