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La Sambre Quarry, Landelies, Montigny-le-Tilleul, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgiumi
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La Sambre QuarryQuarry
Landelies- not defined -
Montigny-le-Tilleul- not defined -
HainautProvince
WalloniaRegion
BelgiumCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Carrière Calcaire de La Sambre, Landelies, Montigny-le-Tilleul, Hainaut (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgique
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 23' 40'' North , 4° 21' 24'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.39472,4.35667
GeoHash:G#: u0gnenh6t
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Anderlues11,597 (2011)6.2km
Charleroi200,132 (2011)6.5km
Courcelles29,473 (2011)7.8km
Lobbes5,467 (2011)7.9km
Thuin14,682 (2011)7.9km


Limestone quarry.

It is not allowed to enter the quarry without permission. Permits can be obtained by contacting the quarry management.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhenish Massif, EuropeMassif

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Habit: Croisez, M. (2012): La cristallographie de la Calcite a la carriere des Calcaires de la Sambre a Landelies, Hainaut, Belgique. Association des Micro-Monteurs de Mineraux de Montigny-le-Tilluil (4M ASBL), 97 pp
Colour: Yellow, brown, colourless, white, amber, green
Reference: Croisez, M. (2012): La cristallographie de la Calcite a la carriere des Calcaires de la Sambre a Landelies, Hainaut, Belgique. Association des Micro-Monteurs de Mineraux de Montigny-le-Tilluil (4M ASBL), 97 pp
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Hubert, F., Jonville, J.M., Loeber, A., Croisez, M., (2002): La carrière "Calcaire de la Sambre" a Landelies, Hainat, Belgique
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Hubert, F., Jonville, J.M., Loeber, A., Croisez, M., (2002): La carrière "Calcaire de la Sambre" a Landelies, Hainat, Belgique
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M. & van der Meersche, E. (2002): Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Ed., 304 p.
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: Ko Jansen
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Hubert, F., Jonville, J.M., Loeber, A., Croisez, M., (2002): La carrière "Calcaire de la Sambre" a Landelies, Hainat, Belgique
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Hubert, F., Jonville, J.M., Loeber, A., Croisez, M., (2002): La carrière "Calcaire de la Sambre" a Landelies, Hainat, Belgique
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hubert, F., Jonville, J.M., Loeber, A., Croisez, M., (2002): La carrière "Calcaire de la Sambre" a Landelies, Hainat, Belgique

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Manganese Oxides'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2

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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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]

Early Devonian
393.3 - 419.2 Ma



ID: 3150430
Early Devonian sandstone

Age: Early Devonian (393.3 - 419.2 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{claystone,shale/slate,conglomerate}

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]

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

References

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Croisez, M. (2012) La cristallographie de la Calcite à la carrière des Calcaires de la Sambre à Landelies, Hainaut, Belgique. Association des Micro-Monteurs de Minéraux de Montigny-le-Tilleul (4M ASBL), 97 pp.
Hubert, F., Jonville, J.M., Loeber, A., and Croisez, M., (2002) La carrière "Calcaire de la Sambre" à Landelies, Hainaut, Belgique. 103pp.

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