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Cerro do Algaré Mine, Almodôvar, Almodôvar, Beja, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Cerro do Algaré MineMine
Almodôvar- not defined -
Almodôvar- not defined -
BejaDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 35' 20'' North , 8° 0' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Almodôvar7,449 (2018)9.8km
Castro Verde4,857 (2014)14.1km
Mértola7,274 (2018)30.8km
Aljustrel5,334 (2018)35.0km
São Marcos da Serra1,352 (2017)41.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mina do Cerro do Algaré, Monte Dos Mestres, Almodôvar, Almodôvar, Distrito de Beja, Portugal


Inactive Fe-Cu mine.

Eixo vulcânico de Neves Corvo - Faixa Piritosa Ibérica
Tipos: Ocorrências de Cobre - independentes da actividade ígnea - filões
Descrição geológica: filões quartzosos, ricos em pirite e com teor médio em Cu de 0,45%, orientados NW-SE e 70ºNE, que são sub-paralelos à estrutura regional. Mineralizações tardi a pós-hercínicas
Mineralizações principais: arsenopirite (mispíquel), calcopirite, pirite
Morfologias: filão
Rochas encaixantes: grauvaques, quartzitos, tufos, xistos
Geologia local: formação de Mértola
Geologia regional: Carbónico

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Bayldonite
Formula: PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Rui Nunes - November 2007
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Coronadite
Formula: Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Felbertalite
Formula: Cu2Pb6Bi8S19
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; European Journal of Mineralogy: 13: 961-972.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Hidalgoite
Formula: PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Rui Nunes - November 2007
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Natrojarosite
Formula: NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Osarizawaite
Formula: Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Felbertalite2.JB.25bCu2Pb6Bi8S19
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Coronadite4.DK.05aPb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Natrojarosite7.BC.10NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
Osarizawaite7.BC.10Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Bayldonite8.BH.45PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Hidalgoite8.BL.05PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
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List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Coronadite7.9.1.4Pb(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Osarizawaite30.2.4.4Pb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Bayldonite41.5.14.1PbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Hidalgoite43.4.1.3PbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
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Felbertalite-Cu2Pb6Bi8S19
Natrojarosite-NaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
H BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
H HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
O BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
O HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
O CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
NaSodium
Na NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
AlAluminium
Al OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Al HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SSulfur
S FelbertaliteCu2Pb6Bi8S19
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
S HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
MnManganese
Mn CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe NatrojarositeNaFe3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu FelbertaliteCu2Pb6Bi8S19
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
As HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
PbLead
Pb FelbertaliteCu2Pb6Bi8S19
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb OsarizawaitePb(Al2Cu2+)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb BayldonitePbCu3(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb HidalgoitePbAl3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb CoronaditePb(Mn64+Mn23+)O16
BiBismuth
Bi FelbertaliteCu2Pb6Bi8S19

References

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GASPAR, Orlando da Cruz, o jazigo do Cerro do Algaré / Orlando da Cruz Gaspar, estudos, notas e trabalhos do Serviço de Fomento Mineiro - vol XVII fasc 3-4 (1966), p 127-143, [20 p].


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