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Rhar el Anz, Cherrat Wadi, Casablanca Prefecture, Casablanca-Settat Region, Moroccoi
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Casablanca PrefecturePrefecture
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Name(s) in local language(s):(Ghar el Anz; Rar-el-Anz; Ghar-el-Anz; Rhar-el-Anz)
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° North , 7° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~15km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Located 60 km east of Casablanca.

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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: Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Habit: Long prisms to 15cm
Colour: grey black
Fluorescence: none
Description: The chalcostibite is pseudomorphing to azurite. The distinctive blue and black is unique. These chalcostibites are superior to the recent French ones tauted as world's finest.
Reference: Gramaccioli, C. M., 1985. Conoscere i minerali. I solfosali. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 96 pp; Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Clinoclase
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Reference: Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rob Woodside and Rob Lavinsky specimen labels; Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O. & Lierl, H.-J. (2003): Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p.154-157)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Chalcostibite2.HA.05CuSbS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Clinoclase8.BE.20Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 2
Chalcostibite3.7.5.1CuSbS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(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 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)Zq
Clinoclase41.3.1.1Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
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 OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
AsArsenic
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As ClinoclaseCu3(AsO4)(OH)3
SbAntimony
Sb ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)

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Gramaccioli, C.M. (1985) Conoscere i minerali. I solfosali. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 96 pp.
Jahn, S., Bode, R., Lyckberg,P., Medenbach, O., and Lierl, H.-J. (2003) Marokko. land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag. 535p. (p. 154-157).


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