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Djebba Mine, Djebba, Tunisiai
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Djebba MineMine
Djebba- not defined -
TunisiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 40' North , 9° 0' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Béja57,233 (2018)17.5km
Jendouba51,408 (2018)26.9km
Fernana1,962 (2018)27.1km
Tabursuq12,727 (2018)32.1km
Tabarka13,712 (2018)38.6km


A stratabound carbonate hosted lead-zinc mine owned by Société des Mines et Fonderies de Zinc de la Vieille Montagne.



Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 814.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
OOxygen
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
PbLead
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)

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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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3310003

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3132321
Neogene undifferentiated

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

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]

Mesozoic
66 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3185918
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 251.902 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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Bureau of Mines Mineral Trade Notes (Jul 1947).
Rocks & Min.: 22: 1126

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