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Thann, Thur valley (Thann valley), Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, Francei
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Thann- not defined -
Thur valley (Thann valley)Valley
Haut-RhinDepartment
Grand EstRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Thann, Vallée de la Thur (Vallée de Thann), Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France
Neighbouring regions:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Cernay11,127 (2018)
Wittelsheim10,220 (2016)
Thann8,429 (2017)
Staffelfelden3,709 (2016)
Masevaux3,475 (2016)
Vieux-Thann3,114 (2018)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Alsace


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11 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994
Galena
Formula: PbS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", 1997
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Wittern, Journée: "Mineralien finden in den Vogesen", 1997
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
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)
'Manganese Oxides'-
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O SideriteFeCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
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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Pleistocene
0.0117 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 2347341
Quartre Lockergesteine

Age: Pleistocene (0.0117 - 2.588 Ma)

Lithology: Gravel and sand

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Anisian - Late Permian
242 - 272.95 Ma



ID: 2603841

Age: Phanerozoic (242 - 272.95 Ma)

Lithology: Sandstone, siltstone, claystone

Reference: Toloczyki, M., P. Trurnit, A. Voges, H. Wittekindt, A. Zitzmann. Geological Map of Germany 1:M. Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe. [94]

Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3191396
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 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]

Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3146151
flysch (sediments)

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

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

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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