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Hyddgen Mine, Carn Hyddgen, Uwch y Garreg, Powys, Wales, UK

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 52° 30' 4'' North , 3° 47' 29'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 52.50116,-3.79161
GeoHash:G#: gcm69tx13
UK National Grid Reference:SN784908
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Montgomeryshire


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: BMS Database
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Tučekite
Formula: Ni9Sb2S8
Reference: BMS Database

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Millerite'2.CC.20NiS
'Tučekite'2.BB.10Ni9Sb2S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Tučekite3.2.5.5Ni9Sb2S8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S MilleriteNiS
S TučekiteNi9Sb2S8
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni TučekiteNi9Sb2S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
SbAntimony
Sb TučekiteNi9Sb2S8
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Silurian
419.2 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3185808
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Silurian (419.2 - 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]

Ashgill
443.8 - 449 Ma



ID: 2032277
Ashgill Rocks (Undifferentiated)

Age: Late Ordovician (443.8 - 449 Ma)

Lithology: Mudstone, siltstone and sandstone

Reference: British Geological Survey. DiGMapGB-625. British Geological Survey ©NERC. [23]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3159410
Ordovician limestone

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Limestone

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


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