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Barroca Grande Mine, São Francisco de Assis, Covilhã, Castelo Branco, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Barroca Grande MineMine
São Francisco de Assis- not defined -
Covilhã- not defined -
Castelo BrancoDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina da Barroca Grande, São Francisco de Assis, Covilhã, Distrito de Castelo Branco, Portugal
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 7° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~8km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Note: included in http://www.mindat.org/loc-2591.html Panasqueira Mine - Couto Mineiro da Panasqueira, Panasqueira, Covilhã, Castelo Branco District, Portugal

Regions containing this locality

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Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


35 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena
Formula: PbS
Isokite
Formula: CaMg(PO4)F
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Panasqueiraite
Formula: CaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
Pavonite
Formula: AgBi3S5
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Thadeuite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Matildite2.JA.20AgBiS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pavonite2.JA.05aAgBi3S5
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Isokite8.BH.10CaMg(PO4)F
Panasqueiraite8.BH.10CaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
Thadeuite8.BH.05Ca(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
ø = 2
Matildite3.7.1.1AgBiS2
1 < ø < 2
Pavonite3.8.10.1AgBi3S5
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Isokite41.5.6.2CaMg(PO4)F
Panasqueiraite41.5.6.3CaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
Thadeuite41.5.16.1Ca(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
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
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
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 MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PanasqueiraiteCaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
H ThadeuiteCa(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O QuartzSiO2
O FerberiteFeWO4
O SideriteFeCO3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O IsokiteCaMg(PO4)F
O PanasqueiraiteCaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
O ThadeuiteCa(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
O CassiteriteSnO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F IsokiteCaMg(PO4)F
F PanasqueiraiteCaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
F ThadeuiteCa(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg IsokiteCaMg(PO4)F
Mg PanasqueiraiteCaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
Mg ThadeuiteCa(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P IsokiteCaMg(PO4)F
P PanasqueiraiteCaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
P ThadeuiteCa(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S CovelliteCuS
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MatilditeAgBiS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PavoniteAgBi3S5
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S StibniteSb2S3
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca IsokiteCaMg(PO4)F
Ca PanasqueiraiteCaMg(PO4)(OH,F)
Ca ThadeuiteCa(Mg,Fe2+)3(PO4)2(OH,F)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag MatilditeAgBiS2
Ag PavoniteAgBi3S5
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
SnTin
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi MatilditeAgBiS2
Bi PavoniteAgBi3S5

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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Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187107
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

Middle Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
501 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3138046
Xisto-Grauvaquico Complex

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (501 - 1000 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Xisto-Grauvaquico Complex

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Shale/slate

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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