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Sant'Andrea-di-Cotone, Cervione, Corte, Haute-Corse, Corsica, Francei
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Cervione- not defined -
Corte- not defined -
Haute-CorseDepartment
CorsicaRegion
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° 18' 39'' North , 9° 28' 22'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 42.31088,9.47282
GeoHash:G#: spw8xw3ys
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Chiatra206 (2016)2.3km
Pietra-di-Verde126 (2016)2.4km
Cervione1,589 (2016)2.7km
San-Giuliano662 (2016)3.6km
Canale-di-Verde364 (2016)3.8km


Serpentinite.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Hercynite var: Picotite
Formula: (Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: H. Azias et al. : "Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse", Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
var: Picotite4.BB.05(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Hematite
var: Martite
-Fe2O3
Hercynite
var: Picotite
-(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
O Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
MgMagnesium
Mg Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
AlAluminium
Al Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
SSulfur
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S MilleriteNiS
S PyriteFeS2
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
FeIron
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
Fe Hercynite (var: Picotite)(Fe,Mg)(Al,Cr)2O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni HeazlewooditeNi3S2
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2

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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Mesozoic
66 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3151680
Ophiolites Piemontaises

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 251.902 Ma)

Description: ophiolite complex

Lithology: Major:{amphibolite}, Minor{eclogite,serpentinite}

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]

Cretaceous - Jurassic
66 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3189249
Mesozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesozoic (66 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

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

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Azias, H. et al. (1968): Le problème du nickel dans les serpentinites de Corse. Extrait du Bulletin du BRGM, N°1, 1968.


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