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Fluorite mine, Nizerolles, Le Mayet-de-Montagne, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Francei
Regional Level Types
Fluorite mineMine
Nizerolles- not defined -
Le Mayet-de-Montagne- not defined -
AllierDepartment
Auvergne-Rhône-AlpesRegion
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° North , 3° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~14km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Auvergne; Rhône-Alpes


Abandoned fluorite mine, working a large quartz-fluorite vein. Located NE of Nizerolles, about 4 km NNW of Le Mayet-de-Montagne.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: J.-J. Périchaud: Les Minéraux d'Auvergne, Vol. 1, Clermont-Ferrand (1985)
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: J.-J. Périchaud: Les Minéraux d'Auvergne, Vol. 1, Clermont-Ferrand (1985)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Description: In red microcrystalline quartz
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: entry added accordingly to http://www.mindat.org/photo-337316.html personnaly collected by Alain Tuel
Reference: Alain Tuel collection - personnaly collected
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: P.G. Pélisson (pelisson@inist.fr) : Unpublished data

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

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
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
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
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.
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O BaryteBaSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3

References

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- J.-J. Périchaud: Les Minéraux d'Auvergne, Vol. 1, Clermont-Ferrand (1985)


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