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Le Pouget mine, Villefort, Lozère, Occitanie, Francei
Regional Level Types
Le Pouget mineMine
Villefort- not defined -
LozèreDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° North , 3° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~53km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon


A quartz vein with some baryte, mined for copper in the late 18th century then in the 1920's. Dumps and two adits are still acessible.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
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 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 MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcociteCu2S
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
- M.AUBAGUE ET AL (1977) BULL.BRGM.2,II,3
- M.BERNATSKY (1974) FICHE GITE BRGM/GMX
- M.MAIGROT (1978) MINERAUX ET FOSSILES N°46


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