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Tzines, Thasos, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Tzines- not defined -
ThasosRegional Unit
East Macedonia and ThraceAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 24° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~17km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Palaeolithic red ochre deposit (mined underground).
Discovered in 1956. Studied in 1981.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bergbau_und_Metallgewinnung_auf_der_Insel_Thasos
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tzines

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O HematiteFe2O3
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3

References

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Ch. Koukouli-Chrysanthaki, G. Weisgerber (1995): Prehistoric Ochre Mines on Thasos, Thasos Matieres Premieres et Technologie de la Prehistoire a nos Jours, Actes du Colloque International, Limenaria, Thasos, 26–29/9/1995, 129-144.

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