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Les Turcs vein, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Francei
Regional Level Types
Les Turcs veinVein
Orpierre minesGroup of Mines
Orpierre- not defined -
Hautes-AlpesDepartment
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'AzurRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Quartier Les Turcs, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 20' 0'' North , 5° 42' 49'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.33333,5.71361
GeoHash:G#: spuh4n8s2
Locality type:Vein
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Trescléoux295 (2016)2.3km
Orpierre313 (2016)2.8km
Lagrand312 (2016)3.4km
Eyguians254 (2016)4.9km
Barret-le-Haut260 (2016)6.1km


Small works (250 m long) with large dumps

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


33 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972; R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Duftite var: Calcio-duftite
Formula: (Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Goslarite var: Cuprogoslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972
Sphalerite var: Schalenblende
Reference: BRGM Report 1960
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: BRGM Report 1960
Zincrosasite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Jean-Luc Portes collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Schalenblende2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Zincrosasite5.BA.10(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
var: Cuprogoslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Schulenbergite7.DD.80(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
var: Calcio-duftite8.BH.35(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zincrosasite16a.3.1.4(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Schulenbergite31.1.6.1(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Duftite
var: Calcio-duftite
-(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
Goslarite
var: Cuprogoslarite
-ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Sphalerite
var: Schalenblende
-ZnS
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H Zincrosasite(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H Duftite (var: Calcio-duftite)(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H Goslarite (var: Cuprogoslarite)ZnSO4 · 7H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C Zincrosasite(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O Zincrosasite(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O Duftite (var: Calcio-duftite)(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
O AnglesitePbSO4
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O Goslarite (var: Cuprogoslarite)ZnSO4 · 7H2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O MassicotPbO
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S Goslarite (var: Cuprogoslarite)ZnSO4 · 7H2O
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Duftite (var: Calcio-duftite)(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Zincrosasite(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Cu Duftite (var: Calcio-duftite)(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn Zincrosasite(Zn,Cu)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
Zn Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn Goslarite (var: Cuprogoslarite)ZnSO4 · 7H2O
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As Duftite (var: Calcio-duftite)(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb Duftite (var: Calcio-duftite)(Pb,Ca)CuAsO4(OH)
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb MassicotPbO

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: 3162560
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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R. Pierrot, P. Picot, P.A. Poulain, "Inventaire Minéralogique de la France : Hautes-Alpes", BRGM, 1972


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