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Plessis quarry, Laz, Finistère, Brittany, Francei
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Plessis quarryQuarry
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 7' 50'' North , 3° 49' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.13056,-3.81667
GeoHash:G#: gbt3c1uuc
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Laz735 (2016)1.6km
Leuhan795 (2016)4.3km
Saint-Goazec785 (2016)4.7km
Trégourez999 (2016)5.0km
Châteauneuf-du-Faou3,841 (2016)6.3km


Quarry.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasia PlatePlate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


37 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Arsenic
Formula: As
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Freieslebenite
Formula: AgPbSbS3
Galena
Formula: PbS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Gorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
'Monazite'
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Raspite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Sternbergite
Formula: AgFe2S3
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Symplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Arsenic1.CA.05As
Gold1.AA.05Au
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Freieslebenite2.JB.15AgPbSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sternbergite2.CB.65AgFe2S3
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Raspite4.DG.20Pb(WO4)
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Carminite8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Gorceixite8.BL.10BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Symplesite8.CE.45Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Monazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Arsenic1.3.1.1As
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Sternbergite2.9.12.1AgFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Freieslebenite3.4.6.2AgPbSbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Symplesite40.3.8.1Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Gorceixite42.7.3.2BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Raspite48.1.4.1Pb(WO4)
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O BrookiteTiO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O CerussitePbCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O RaspitePb(WO4)
O StolzitePb(WO4)
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O FerberiteFeWO4
FFluorine
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SSulfur
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S SulphurS8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
S SternbergiteAgFe2S3
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe SternbergiteAgFe2S3
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenicAs
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
AgSilver
Ag FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Ag SternbergiteAgFe2S3
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
BaBarium
Ba GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
WTungsten
W RaspitePb(WO4)
W StolzitePb(WO4)
W FerberiteFeWO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb FreieslebeniteAgPbSbS3
Pb RaspitePb(WO4)
Pb StolzitePb(WO4)

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 - Silurian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3184835
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 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 Ordovician
470 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3156321
detrital deposit

Age: Early Ordovician (470 - 485.4 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Quartzite

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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Germain C., Saget Ph., Tissier J.P. (1990): Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°1, 11-19.


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