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Canaveilles-Les-Bains, Canaveilles, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, Francei
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Canaveilles- not defined -
Pyrénées-OrientalesDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 31' 52'' North , 2° 15' 5'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 42.53116,2.25146
GeoHash:G#: sp99gnx3y
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nyer119 (2016)1.9km
Olette415 (2016)3.0km
Fontpedrosa120 (2016)6.4km
Serdinya257 (2016)6.9km
Sauto117 (2016)8.6km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon


"(Coming from Olette). West of Perpignan on the N116 near Olette. Cordierite, mica schist, and quartz in a quarry." [Belot, 1978]

Former health resort (19th-20th century), then a hotel along the river Têt in the Défilé des Graus.
All disused, the hazardous leading path as well.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Berbain, C., Favreau, G. & Aymar, J. (2005): Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières, Association Française de Microminéralogie Ed., 74.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 130.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 130.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Berbain, C., Favreau, G. & Aymar, J. (2005): Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières, Association Française de Microminéralogie Ed., 74.
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 143.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 143.
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome IV, 163.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.; Berbain, C., Favreau, G., and Aymar, J. (2005) Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières. Association Française de Microminéralogie (Ed.), 74.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Guitard, G. (2010): Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale, C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 143.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Berbain, C., Favreau, G. & Aymar, J. (2005): Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières, Association Française de Microminéralogie Ed., 74.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Mirabilite7.CD.10Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Mirabilite29.2.2.1Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Hisingerite71.1.5.2Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
H HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
O HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
NaSodium
Na MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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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Neoproterozoic - Ectasian
541 - 1400 Ma



ID: 3184602
Mesoproterozoic-Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1400 Ma)

Comments: Pyrenees

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3131032
marine molasse

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{quartzite,marble}

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

References

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Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Berbain, C., Favreau, G., and Aymar, J. (2005) Mines et minéraux des Pyrénées-Orientales et des Corbières. Association Française de Microminéralogie (Ed.), 74.
Guitard, G. (2010) Catalogue raisonné de la collection de minéralogie régionale. C.E.R.P. de Tautavel, 67.


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