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Barcugnas, Luchon, Haute-Garonne, Occitanie, Francei
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Barcugnas- not defined -
Luchon- not defined -
Haute-GaronneDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Barcugnas
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 48' 10'' North , 0° 35' 50'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 42.80278,0.59722
GeoHash:G#: sp87t84bk
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bagnères-de-Luchon3,380 (2016)1.4km
Les755 (2012)9.3km
Burgalays133 (2016)10.3km
Caneján110 (2012)12.2km
Vilamós174 (2012)12.2km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Midi-Pyrénées


Fluorite vein with minor sphalerite, East-West oriented, 1 to 2m large, hosted in Ordovician metamorphic schists and calc-schists.

Research mining works with a 15m long gallery and several dumps.
A 235m long gallery mined in 1977.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(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 Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O RutileTiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
NiNickel
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Devonian
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3190260
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Devonian (358.9 - 419.2 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]

Late Ordovician
443.8 - 458.4 Ma



ID: 3157869
detrital and euxinic deposit

Age: Late Ordovician (443.8 - 458.4 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{shale/slate}, Minor{quartzite,marble,phyllite}

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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Inventaire de la Haute Garonne - BRGM
Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies - A. Lacroix


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