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Ar Vouden, Lanrivoaré, Finistère, Brittany, Francei
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Ar Vouden- not defined -
Lanrivoaré- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 26' 44'' North , 4° 37' 46'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.44581,-4.62959
GeoHash:G#: gbsewekc6
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Saint-Renan7,231 (2016)1.7km
Lanrivoaré1,346 (2016)3.1km
Rd pt des Chataigniers, Rte de Milizac, Guilers, Finistère, France8,000 (2016)4.7km
Milizac3,038 (2017)5.2km
Guilers7,328 (2016)5.7km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Ar Voudenn


"On a hill north of Saint-Renan at the place called Vouden there is arsenopyrite, cassiterite, tourmaline, and wolframite." [Belot, 1978]

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
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.; Chauris, L. (2014) Minéraux de Bretagne. Les Editions du Piat, 48.
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 40.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 40.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
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.; Chauris, L. (2014) Minéraux de Bretagne. Les Editions du Piat, 132.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 62.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 62.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 48.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 56.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 60.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 65.; Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 79.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
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.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
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.; Chauris, L. (2014) Minéraux de Bretagne. Les Editions du Piat, 132.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
SSulfur
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S CovelliteCuS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
CuCopper
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
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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Early Carboniferous
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3148668
peraluminous syn orogenic plutonism

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Granite

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]

Devonian - Silurian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3184835
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 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]

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

References

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Chauris, L. (2014) Minéraux de Bretagne. Les Editions du Piat.
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.


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