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Recht, Sankt-Vith, Liège, Wallonia, Belgiumi
Regional Level Types
Recht- not defined -
Sankt-Vith- not defined -
LiègeProvince
WalloniaRegion
BelgiumCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 19' 21'' North , 6° 3' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Saint-Vith9,135 (2012)6.8km
Amblève5,221 (2011)8.8km
Vielsalm7,291 (2012)10.9km
Waimes6,661 (2012)11.0km
Malmédy11,514 (2012)11.8km


1/ Old underground ordovician slate quarry reopened (2 entries) and open quarries. Situated 2 Km SE from the center of the locality. Entrance of the "Recht schieferstollen" lower level used as reference on the map page. Further south, in the woods, are the entrance of the closed and now protected Margraff quarry and the open pits.
2/ "Am Stein" old quarry situated 1.5 Km East from the center of the locality, known for red stained andalusite prisms.
3/ Old quarry west of locality, in Buchel near Rechterbach known for biotite + quartz veins

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhenish Massif, EuropeMassif
Stavelot Massif, BelgiumMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Alain Hanson Collection
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Alain Hanson Collection
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Bretz, C., (1918): Über das Eifelgold und seine Herkunft, Diss., Aachen
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Alain Hanson Collection
Davreuxite
Formula: MnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
Florencite-(Ce)
Formula: CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Alain Hanson Collection
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gold
Formula: Au
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Bretz, C., (1918): Über das Eifelgold und seine Herkunft, Diss., Aachen
'Hornblende'
Reference: Bretz, C., (1918): Über das Eifelgold und seine Herkunft, Diss., Aachen
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bretz, C., (1918): Über das Eifelgold und seine Herkunft, Diss., Aachen
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Bretz, C., (1918): Über das Eifelgold und seine Herkunft, Diss., Aachen
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Bretz, C., (1918): Über das Eifelgold und seine Herkunft, Diss., Aachen
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Florencite-(Ce)8.BL.13CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Davreuxite9.BF.15MnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Florencite-(Ce)41.5.10.2CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
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 [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [4] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n=1, 2)
Davreuxite58.1.2.1MnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DavreuxiteMnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
H Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O DavreuxiteMnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
O Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O RutileTiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O AnataseTiO2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al DavreuxiteMnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
Al Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si DavreuxiteMnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
PPhosphorus
P Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
MnManganese
Mn DavreuxiteMnAl6Si4O17(OH)2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Florencite-(Ce)CeAl3(PO4)2(OH)6
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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