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Roadcut No. 6, Autoroute 5 extension, Wakefield, La Pêche, Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canadai
Regional Level Types
Roadcut No. 6- not defined -
Autoroute 5 extension- not defined -
Wakefield- not defined -
La Pêche- not defined -
Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais RCMRegional County Municipality
Outaouais- not defined -
QuébecProvince
CanadaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 36' 41'' North , 75° 54' 46'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Wakefield2,000 (2016)8.8km
Cantley10,412 (2018)11.3km
Val-des-Monts9,539 (2016)19.7km
le Plateau15,000 (2015)22.1km
Gatineau242,124 (2016)22.2km


The roadcut No. 6 was chosen for convenience because 5 others already exist further to the south. An enormous roadcut worked in 2011-2012 across Route 105 from the Maxwell quarry. The boundaries between the municipalities of Cantley and La Pêche to the north seem to run through the roadcut, the nearest town is Wakefield in La Pêche. See links below.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


20 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Horváth collection
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: PM Belley Collection
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Canadian Museum of Nature (WDS) / PM Belley collection
Arsenopyrite ?
Formula: FeAsS
Description: Only known from a single specimen with a minute crystal cluster, slightly oxidized. XRD or EDS confirmation would be necessary, as it is possible the abundant parallel growth obfuscates the true crystal form. Collectors are advised to look for this material in small vugs in massive galena.
Reference: PM Belley Collection
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: PM Belley Collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Horváth collection
'Chabazite'
Reference: Horváth collection
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Canadian Museum of Nature (XRD) / PM Belley collection
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Can. Museum of Nature specimens - WDS anal.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: PM Belley Collection - Polarized Light Microscopy
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Horváth collection
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Can. Museum of Nature & Horváth collections
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Horváth collection
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Horváth collection - XRD
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Horváth collection
'Hydrotalcite Group'
Formula: Mg6R3+2(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
Reference: Horváth collection - XRD
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: PM Belley Collection
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Horváth collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Horváth collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: PM Belley Collection
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: PM Belley Collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: PM Belley Collection
Stellerite
Formula: Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Reference: Horváth collection - XRD
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: Horváth collection
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: PM Belley Collection - Polarized Light Microscopy
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: PM Belley Collection
'Uvite Series'
Formula: Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Reference: Can. Museum of Nature specimens - WDS anal.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite ?2.EB.20FeAsS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
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
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Stellerite9.GE.15Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
'Uvite Series'9..Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chabazite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Hydrotalcite Group'-Mg6R3+2(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite ?2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
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] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Uvite Series'61.3.1.3Ca(Mg3)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(F/OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Stellerite77.1.4.4Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chabazite'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Hydrotalcite Group'-Mg6R3+2(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
H Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
O Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O QuartzSiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Na Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Al Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Al Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Si Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Ca Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CrChromium
Cr Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Hydrotalcite GroupMg6R23+(OH)16CO3·4H2O, where R3+ = Al, Cr, or Fe
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Belley, P.M., Picard, M., Rowe, R. & Poirier, G. (2016) Selected Finds from the Highway 5 Extension: Wakefield Area, Outaouais, Québec, Canada. Rocks & Minerals 91, #6, 558-569.

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