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Chanteloube Bay, Chorges, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Francei
Regional Level Types
Chanteloube BayBay
Chorges- not defined -
Hautes-AlpesDepartment
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Baie de Chanteloube, Chorges, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 30' 22'' North , 6° 18' 40'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.50625,6.31128
GeoHash:G#: spumpw5ex
Area:1.0 km2
Locality type:Bay
Köppen climate type:Cfc : Subpolar oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Prunières248 (2016)4.6km
Chorges2,016 (2016)5.3km
La Bréole349 (2016)5.7km
Saint-Apollinaire119 (2016)6.8km
Montgardin395 (2016)7.2km


Small calcareous outcrops under the waters of the lake, located in the bajocians - oxfordians black marls

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Self collected S. MAURY
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Self collected S. MAURY
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: S. Maury collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Self collected S. MAURY
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Self collected S. MAURY

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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 AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2

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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Late Jurassic
145 - 163.5 Ma



ID: 3155549
mostly biogenic deposit

Age: Jurassic (145 - 163.5 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor{marlstone,dolomite/dolostone,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]

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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