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Pipjitälli, Turtmann Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 9' 53'' North , 7° 42' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.16486,7.70432
GeoHash:G#: u0jqxk41g
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Name(s) in local language(s):Pipjitälli, Turtmanntal, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)


A short steep rift on the eastern side of the upper Turtmann valley, immediately below the Barrhorn.

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The Alps, Europe

Mountain Range - 2,210 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

66 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Algodonite
Formula: (Cu1-xAsx)
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Argandite (TL)
Formula: Mn7(VO4)2(OH)8
Reference: CNMNC Newsletter, Mineralogical Magazine, 74, 799
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Ansermet, S. with contributions of Meisser, N. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais. II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. Musée de la Nature (Sion), Musée Cantonal de Géologie (Lausanne), and Editions Porte-Plumes (Ayer), 374 pp.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Biotite'
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Clino-suenoite
Formula: □{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Copper
Formula: Cu
Crednerite
Formula: CuMnO2
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Flinkite
Formula: Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Friedelite
Formula: Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Galaxite
Formula: Mn2+Al2O4
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Jacobsite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Ansermet, S. with contributions of Meisser, N. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais. II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. Musée de la Nature (Sion), Musée Cantonal de Géologie (Lausanne), and Editions Porte-Plumes (Ayer), 374 pp.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Manganohörnesite
Formula: (Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Manganosite
Formula: MnO
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Nsutite
Formula: (Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Parasymplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Pennantite
Formula: Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrobelonite
Formula: PbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Ramsdellite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reppiaite
Formula: Mn2+5(VO4)2(OH)4
Retgersite
Formula: NiSO4 · 6H2O
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Ribbeite
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Sarkinite
Formula: Mn2+2(AsO4)(OH)
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Takanelite
Formula: (Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Todorokite
Formula: (Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Turtmannite (TL)
Formula: (Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
Reference: AM 86 (2001), 1494; Ansermet, S. (2012): Mines et minéraux du Valais - II. Anniviers et Tourtemagne. With contributions by N. Meisser, Ed. Porte-plumes (Ayer)
Wallkilldellite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+3(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Bismuth'1.CA.05Bi
'Copper'1.AA.05Cu
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Algodonite'2.AA.10a(Cu1-xAsx)
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Cobaltite'2.EB.25CoAsS
'Gersdorffite'2.EB.25NiAsS
'Löllingite'2.EB.15aFeAs2
'Nickeline'2.CC.05NiAs
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Skutterudite'2.EC.05CoAs3
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Tennantite'2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Arsenolite'4.CB.50As2O3
'Birnessite'4.FL.45(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
'Bismite'4.CB.60Bi2O3
'Crednerite'4.AB.05CuMnO2
'Cuprite'4.AA.10Cu2O
'Galaxite'4.BB.05Mn2+Al2O4
'Hausmannite'4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
'Hollandite'4.DK.05aBa(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
'Jacobsite'4.BB.05Mn2+Fe3+2O4
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Manganite'4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
'Manganosite'4.AB.25MnO
'Nsutite'4.DB.15c(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
'Pyrolusite'4.DB.05Mn4+O2
'Pyrophanite'4.CB.05Mn2+TiO3
'Ramsdellite'4.DB.15aMn4+O2
'Takanelite'4.FL.40(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
'Todorokite'4.DK.10(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Azurite'5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Kutnohorite'5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
'Rhodochrosite'5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Retgersite'7.CB.30NiSO4 · 6H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Annabergite'8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Argandite' (TL)8.BE.30Mn7(VO4)2(OH)8
'Erythrite'8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Flinkite'8.BE.30Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
'Hörnesite'8.CE.40Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Manganohörnesite'8.CE.40(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Parasymplesite'8.CE.40Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
'Pharmacosiderite'8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
'Pyrobelonite'8.BH.40PbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
'Reppiaite'8.BD.20Mn2+5(VO4)2(OH)4
'Sarkinite'8.BB.15Mn2+2(AsO4)(OH)
'Scorodite'8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
'Turtmannite' (TL)8.BE.45(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
'Wallkilldellite'8.DL.20Ca2Mn2+3(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Clino-suenoite'9.DE.□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Friedelite'9.EE.10Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
'Pennantite'9.EC.55Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Ribbeite'9.AF.65(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
'Spessartine'9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Talc'9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
'Tephroite'9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p > 3:1
Algodonite2.1.1.1(Cu1-xAsx)
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Manganosite4.2.1.3MnO
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
Pyrophanite4.3.5.3Mn2+TiO3
AX2
Nsutite4.4.8.1(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Ramsdellite4.4.7.1Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
ABX2
Crednerite7.1.2.1CuMnO2
AB2X4
Galaxite7.2.1.2Mn2+Al2O4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Jacobsite7.2.2.2Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
(AB)2X3
Birnessite7.5.3.1(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
AB3X7
Todorokite7.8.1.1(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AB8X16
Hollandite7.9.1.1Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
AB4X9
Takanelite7.10.1.2(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
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 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Retgersite29.6.9.1NiSO4 · 6H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Hörnesite40.3.6.7Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Manganohörnesite40.3.7.2(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Parasymplesite40.3.6.6Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)2Zq
Argandite (TL)41.2.1.4Mn7(VO4)2(OH)8
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Flinkite41.3.3.1Mn2+2Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Reppiaite41.4.8.1Mn2+5(VO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Pyrobelonite41.5.2.3PbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Sarkinite41.6.3.3Mn2+2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Ribbeite52.3.2b.4(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Pennantite71.4.1.8Mn2+5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-, 6-, and 12-membered rings
Friedelite72.4.1b.1Mn2+8Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
Clino-suenoite-□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Turtmannite (TL)-(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
Wallkilldellite-Ca2Mn2+3(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H ArganditeMn7(VO4)2(OH)8
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
H Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
H FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
H HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H Manganohörnesite(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H Nsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
H ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H PyrobelonitePbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
H ReppiaiteMn52+(VO4)2(OH)4
H RetgersiteNiSO4 · 6H2O
H Ribbeite(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
H SarkiniteMn22+(AsO4)(OH)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
H Turtmannite(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
H WallkilldelliteCa2Mn32+(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O ArganditeMn7(VO4)2(OH)8
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
O BismiteBi2O3
O CalciteCaCO3
O Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CredneriteCuMnO2
O CupriteCu2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
O GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
O HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O Manganohörnesite(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O ManganositeMnO
O Nsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
O ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O PyrobelonitePbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
O RamsdelliteMn4+O2
O ReppiaiteMn52+(VO4)2(OH)4
O RetgersiteNiSO4 · 6H2O
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Ribbeite(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
O SarkiniteMn22+(AsO4)(OH)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
O Turtmannite(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
O WallkilldelliteCa2Mn32+(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Na Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mg Manganohörnesite(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mg Ribbeite(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
AlAluminium
Al GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
Al PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
SiSilicon
Si Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Si PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Ribbeite(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Turtmannite(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S RetgersiteNiSO4 · 6H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ClChlorine
Cl FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
KPotassium
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
K Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Ca WallkilldelliteCa2Mn32+(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
TiTitanium
Ti PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
VVanadium
V ArganditeMn7(VO4)2(OH)8
V PyrobelonitePbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
V ReppiaiteMn52+(VO4)2(OH)4
V Turtmannite(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
MnManganese
Mn ArganditeMn7(VO4)2(OH)8
Mn Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Mn Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mn CredneriteCuMnO2
Mn FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
Mn FriedeliteMn82+Si6O15(OH,Cl)10
Mn GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Mn JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn Manganohörnesite(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mn ManganositeMnO
Mn Nsutite(Mn4+,Mn2+)(O,OH)2
Mn PennantiteMn52+Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mn PyrobelonitePbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Mn RamsdelliteMn4+O2
Mn ReppiaiteMn52+(VO4)2(OH)4
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn Ribbeite(Mn2+,Mg)5(SiO4)2(OH)2
Mn SarkiniteMn22+(AsO4)(OH)
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Takanelite(Mn,Ca)Mn4O9 · H2O
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
Mn Turtmannite(Mn,Mg)22.5Mg3-3x((V5+,As5+)O4)3(As3+O3)x(SiO4)3O5-5x(OH)20+x
Mn WallkilldelliteCa2Mn32+(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni RetgersiteNiSO4 · 6H2O
CuCopper
Cu Algodonite(Cu1-xAsx)
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu CredneriteCuMnO2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As Algodonite(Cu1-xAsx)
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As FlinkiteMn22+Mn3+(AsO4)(OH)4
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As HörnesiteMg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As Manganohörnesite(Mn,Mg)3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As NickelineNiAs
As ParasymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As SarkiniteMn22+(AsO4)(OH)
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As WallkilldelliteCa2Mn32+(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 9H2O
SrStrontium
Sr Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba HollanditeBa(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
Ba Todorokite(Na,Ca,K,Ba,Sr)1-x(Mn,Mg,Al)6O12 · 3-4H2O
PbLead
Pb PyrobelonitePbMn2+(VO4)(OH)
BiBismuth
Bi BismiteBi2O3
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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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Unknown
Ma



ID: 2352311
Metamorphe Gesteine, meist Metasedimente

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Lithology: Gneiss and mica schist

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

Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3184337
Mesozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)

Comments: Schistes Lustres; Alps

Lithology: Blueschist grade metasedimentary/metavolcanic schist

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]

Paleozoic - Precambrian
251.902 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3149597
Penninic basement, Penninic nappes, Austroalpine nappes, Southern Alpes

Age: Eoarchean to Triassic (251.902 - 4000 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

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

References

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Woodtli, R., Jaffé, F., and von Raumer, J. (1987) Prospection minère en Valais: le projet Uromine. Matériaux pour la géologie de la Suisse, série géotechnique 72. Fonds National de la Recherche Scientifique, Projet 4.277.0.78.07.

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