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Ait Bourd, Marrakech Prefecture, Marrakech-Safi Region, Moroccoi
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Ait Bourd- not defined -
Marrakech PrefecturePrefecture
Marrakech-Safi RegionRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 31° 13' North , 8° 22' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 31.21667,-8.36667
GeoHash:G#: evd19dgd6
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Torord - طرورد426 (2017)29.9km


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Regions containing this locality

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

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Bouabdellah, M., Beaudoin, G., Leach, D.L., Grandia, F., and Cardellach, E. (2009): Mineralium Deposita 44, 689-704.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(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
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S AnglesitePbSO4
S CovelliteCuS
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

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 Cretaceous
100.5 - 145 Ma



ID: 3138174
Early Cretaceous undifferentiated

Age: Early Cretaceous (100.5 - 145 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]

Carboniferous - Ordovician
298.9 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3306881

Age: Paleozoic (298.9 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary

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

Ordovician - Cambrian
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3189525
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 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

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