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Erma Reka, Madan ore field, Smolyan Oblast, Bulgariai
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Erma Reka- not defined -
Madan ore fieldOre Field
Smolyan OblastOblast
BulgariaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 25' 1'' North , 24° 58' 19'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.41699,24.97202
GeoHash:G#: sx3g878p6
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Madan5,661 (2016)9.5km
Nedelino5,017 (2016)10.0km
Zlatograd7,331 (2016)11.1km
Rudozem3,783 (2016)12.9km
Páchni1,110 (2013)14.0km


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Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhodope Mts, Bulgaria/GreeceMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Permian - Late Carboniferous
251.902 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 3131359
Arda-1, Kesebir and Biala reka units

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 323.2 Ma)

Description: high grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{gneiss}, Minor{migmatite/anatexite,mica schist,amphibolite}

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]

Mesoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic
1000 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3189823
Paleoproterozoic-Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1000 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Medium-high grade unclassified metamorphic rock

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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Ranchev, M., Grigorova, I., and Nishkov, I. (2016) Zinc Depression in the Galena Flotation of Erma Reka Concentrator. 24th World Mining Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 339-348.

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