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Asfalou, Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Moroccoi
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Asfalou- not defined -
Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro)- not defined -
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-Tafilalet RegionRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 31° North , 6° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~36km
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


Copper deposit

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location
Atlas Mountains, North AfricaMountain Range
Anti-Atlas Mountains, MoroccoMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: Asladay, Barodi, Cha, L. M., & Zinbi, Y. (2012) Les minéralisations cuprifères. Chron Rech min 531-532:29-44

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
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
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S DigeniteCu9S5
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu CupriteCu2O
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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