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La Moutoune pass, Avène, Hérault, Occitanie, Francei
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La Moutoune passPass
Avène- not defined -
HéraultDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Col de la Moutoune, Avène, Hérault, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° North , 3° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~6km
Locality type:Pass
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon


Quartz vein with minerals of copper on the pass.
Prospecting 2012.
Baryte specimen "collected 1984 at road cut very near Col de la Moutoune, south of Ceilhes-et-Rocozels" (Bill Dameron).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite ?
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Robin Fialip 2013
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Robin Fialip 2013
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: specimen from Daniel Gol via Alain Martaud; Bill & Diana Dameron’s barite suite
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: Robin Fialip 2013
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Robin Fialip 2013
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Robin Fialip 2013

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite ?8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyanotrichite31.2.1.1Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite ?41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(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 CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
AlAluminium
Al CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
ZnZinc
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
AsArsenic
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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