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Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spaini
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Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Berbes Mine, Berbes Mining area, Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias,

Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Berbes Mine, Berbes Mining area, Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias,

Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Berbes Mine, Berbes Mining area, Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias,

Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Berbes Mine, Berbes Mining area, Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias,

Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Berbes Mine, Berbes Mining area, Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias,

Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Name(s) in local language(s):Berbes, Zona Minera de Berbes, Ribadesella, Asturias, España
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 28' 43'' North , 5° 9' 4'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.47861,-5.15111
GeoHash:G#: ezsr6g116
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Caravia557 (2008)3.8km
Ribadesella6,245 (2012)7.6km
Colunga3,868 (2012)9.6km
Cangas de Onís6,623 (2012)14.2km
Parres5,749 (2012)14.3km


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Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: J.R.G. Lopez collection; IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Calvo, G. y Calvo, M. (2006). Fluorite from Spain. Every color under the Sun. En: Fluorite. The Collector's Choice. Lithographie LLC. Connecticut, USA. 38-42.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: IGLESIAS, J. G., & LOREDO, J. (1994). Geological, geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of the Asturias Fluorspar District, Northern Spain. Exploration & Mining Geology Journal, 3, 31-37.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
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
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CinnabarHgS
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS

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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Jurassic
145 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3134717
Jurassic undifferentiated

Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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]

Jurassic - Triassic
145 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3189185
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Mesozoic (145 - 251.902 Ma)

Comments: Cantabrian Orogen

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]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2504021

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: Limestone and dolomite

Lithology: Dolomite, limestone and marl. sandstone

Reference: Mapa Geológico de la Península Ibérica, Baleares y Canarias a escala 1:1.000.000. Instituto Geológico y Minero de España. [77]

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

References

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- Calvo, G. y Calvo, M. (2006). Fluorite from Spain. Every color under the Sun. En: Fluorite. The Collector's Choice. Lithographie LLC. Connecticut, USA. 38-42.
- Gutiérrez, M., Luque, C., García, J.R. y Rodríguez, L.M. (2009). La Fluorita. Un Siglo de Minería de Asturias. Universidad de Oviedo.565 págs.


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