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Wesport roadcut occurrences, Bedford Township, Frontenac Co., Ontario, Canadai
Regional Level Types
Wesport roadcut occurrencesGroup of Occurrences
Bedford TownshipTownship
Frontenac Co.County
Ontario- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 36' 17'' North , 76° 35' 19'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.60472,-76.58861
GeoHash:G#: drctc0jck
Locality type:Group of Occurrences
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Perth6,481 (2008)42.4km
Kingston114,195 (2014)42.5km
Gananoque5,458 (2008)45.1km
Skatepark1,500 (2011)48.4km
Greater Napanee15,132 (2010)48.7km


Roadcut on Westport Road, 10.9 km. east of Godfrey

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
'Mica Group'
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Sabina, A. P. (1983), Rocks and minerals for the collector, miscellaneous report 32: 11-12.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O QuartzSiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FFluorine
F Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

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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Neoproterozoic - Mesoproterozoic
541 - 1600 Ma



ID: 617051
Grenville Supergroup and Flinton Group

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Flinton Group

Comments: Grenville Province Central Metasedimentary Belt

Lithology: Marble, calc-silicate rocks, skarn, tectonic breccias

Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1. [1]

Ectasian
1200 - 1400 Ma



ID: 3184628
Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Ectasian (1200 - 1400 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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

References

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Ann P.Sabina (1986), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Kingston, Ontario to Lac St-Jean, Quebec. GSC Misc. Report 32. p 11-12.


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