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Haut-le-Wastia, Anhée, Namur, Wallonia, Belgiumi
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Haut-le-Wastia- not defined -
Anhée- not defined -
NamurProvince
WalloniaRegion
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 18' 12'' North , 4° 50' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.30361,4.84112
GeoHash:G#: u0gqnjmpy
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Anhée7,125 (2009)2.7km
Yvoir8,169 (2011)3.9km
Maredsous200 (2017)5.4km
Onhaye3,014 (2012)6.9km
Dinant12,875 (2011)7.1km


Limestone quarry.
The quarry has recently (March 2013) ceased operation.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhenish Massif, EuropeMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Harjo neutkens collection
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Van Tassel, R. (1985). Minéraux phosphates secondaires (vashegyite, destinezite, wavellite, crandallite, phosphate de fer) à Haut-le-Wastia, Province de Namur (Belgique). Bulletin de la Société belge de géologie, 94(1), 19-27.
Delvauxite
Formula: CaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
Reference: Collection Arliguie M
Destinezite
Formula: Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
Reference: Van Tassel, R. (1985). Minéraux phosphates secondaires (vashegyite, destinezite, wavellite, crandallite, phosphate de fer) à Haut-le-Wastia, Province de Namur (Belgique). Bulletin de la Société belge de géologie, 94(1), 19-27.
Diadochite
Formula: Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Eleonorite
Formula: Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Collected by Michel Blondieau - Chollet Pascal collection
Ferristrunzite
Formula: Fe3+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Dillen H., Van Goethem L. (1990), "Ferristrunzite", Bull. Soc. belge Géol., 99(3-4), 399
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Harjo neutkens collection
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Vashegyite
Formula: Al11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols; Van Tassel, R. (1985). Minéraux phosphates secondaires (vashegyite, destinezite, wavellite, crandallite, phosphate de fer) à Haut-le-Wastia, Province de Namur (Belgique). Bulletin de la Société belge de géologie, 94(1), 19-27.
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Van Tassel, R. (1985). Minéraux phosphates secondaires (vashegyite, destinezite, wavellite, crandallite, phosphate de fer) à Haut-le-Wastia, Province de Namur (Belgique). Bulletin de la Société belge de géologie, 94(1), 19-27.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Cacoxenite8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Delvauxite8.DM.35CaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
Destinezite8.DB.05Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
Diadochite8.DB.05Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Ferristrunzite8.DC.25Fe3+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Phosphosiderite8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
Vashegyite8.DB.10Al11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Eleonorite-Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Phosphosiderite40.4.3.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Delvauxite42.6.6.1CaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Ferristrunzite42.11.9.3Fe3+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
(AB)4(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Vashegyite42.12.2.1Al11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Diadochite43.5.2.1Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Destinezite-Fe3+2(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
Eleonorite-Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
H FerristrunziteFe3+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H VashegyiteAl11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
H PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H DelvauxiteCaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
H DestineziteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
H EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
O FerristrunziteFe3+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O VashegyiteAl11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
O PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O DelvauxiteCaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
O CalciteCaCO3
O DestineziteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
O EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
FFluorine
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Al VashegyiteAl11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
PPhosphorus
P DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
P FerristrunziteFe3+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P VashegyiteAl11(PO4)9(OH)6 · 38H2O
P PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
P DelvauxiteCaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
P DestineziteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
P EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
SSulfur
S DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S MarcasiteFeS2
S DestineziteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca DelvauxiteCaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe DiadochiteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 5H2O
Fe FerristrunziteFe3+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Fe PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe DelvauxiteCaFe4(PO4,SO4)2(OH)8 · 4-6H2O not confirmed ·
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe DestineziteFe23+(PO4)(SO4)(OH) · 6H2O
Fe EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O

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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Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3141405
Carboniferous limestone

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor{dolomite/dolostone,coal,claystone}

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
358.9 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3186341
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]

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

References

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Dillen, H. and Van Goethem, L. (1990) Ferristrunzite. Bulletin van de Belgische Vereniging voor Geologie, 99(3-4), 399.

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