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Ribes, Saint-Poncy, Cantal, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 10' 27'' North , 3° 11' 13'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.17422,3.18706
GeoHash:G#: u042bx8wz
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Auvergne; Rhône-Alpes


50 meters above D 55 road, 1.4 kilometers after Saint-Poncy, towards Massiac.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J.J. Périchaud : "Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal", BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac, 1971
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Pierrot, R., Picot, P., and Périchaud, J.J. (1971) Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal. BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac.; Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J.J. Périchaud : "Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal", BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac, 1971
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: R. Pierrot, P. Picot, J.J. Périchaud : "Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal", BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac, 1971

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Antimony'1.CA.05Sb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Stibnite'2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Valentinite'4.CB.55Sb2O3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
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
O ValentiniteSb2O3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S StibniteSb2S3
SbAntimony
Sb AntimonySb
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3143410
Amphibolite-leptynite unit

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Description: ophiolite complex

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

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]

Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3190208
Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Comments: Massif Central

Lithology: Metasedimentary/metavolcanic schist

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]

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References

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Pierrot, R., Picot, P., and Périchaud, J.J. (1971) Inventaire Minéralogique du Cantal. BRGM and Editions G. de Bussac.
Belot, Victor R. (1978) Guide des minéraux, coquillages et fossiles: où les trouver en France, comment les reconnaître et les collectionner (Guides Horay). Pierre Horay (Ed.), 224 pp.


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