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Vein No. 55, Aït Ahmane, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Moroccoi
Regional Level Types
Vein No. 55- not defined -
Aït Ahmane- not defined -
Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District)District
Tazenakht- not defined -
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-TafilaletRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
30° North , 6° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Köppen climate type:


Small surface works (2010) with supergene minerals and active mine (2013) mainly producing arsenides

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Maghrebite
Formula: MgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Roselite
Formula: Ca2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Maghrebite8.DC.30MgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Roselite8.CG.10Ca2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O
Roselite40.2.3.1Ca2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Maghrebite-MgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MaghrebiteMgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H RoseliteCa2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O MaghrebiteMgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O RoseliteCa2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg MaghrebiteMgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al MaghrebiteMgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca RoseliteCa2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
CoCobalt
Co RoseliteCa2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O
AsArsenic
As MaghrebiteMgAl2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
As RoseliteCa2(Co2+,Mg)(AsO4)2 · 2H2O

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate
Morocco
North Africa
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location

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