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Beaufort West, Central Karoo District, Western Cape, South Africai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 21' South , 22° 35' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -32.35000,22.58333
GeoHash:G#: kd0pcyuet
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate


Sandstones in Karoo Supergroup. Stratiform Mo U deposits.

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43 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Abernathyite
Formula: K(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:256-269
Arsenuranylite
Formula: Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa; Econ Geol (1985) 80:256-269
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Feldspar Group'
'Glass'
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iriginite
Formula: (UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Jordisite
Formula: MoS2
'L5 chondrite meteorite'
'L6 chondrite meteorite'
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:256-269
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metakahlerite
Formula: Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Metauranospinite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:256-269
Nováčekite-I
Formula: Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Phosphuranylite
Formula: (H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Pickeringite
Formula: MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:256-269
Sabugalite
Formula: HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:256-269
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranospathite
Formula: (Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
Uranospinite
Formula: Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Iron'1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Chalcocite'2.BA.05Cu2S
'Clausthalite'2.CD.10PbSe
'Digenite'2.BA.10Cu9S5
'Isocubanite'2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
'Jordisite'2.EA.30MoS2
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 3 - Halides
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Carnotite'4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
'Chromite'4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Iriginite'4.GB.60(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Copiapite'7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Abernathyite'8.EB.15K(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
'Arsenuranylite'8.EC.10Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
'Autunite'8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metakahlerite8.EB.10Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metatorbernite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Metauranospinite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metazeunerite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Nováčekite-I8.EB.05Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Phosphuranylite8.EC.10(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Sabugalite8.EB.55HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranospathite8.EB.25(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
Uranospinite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Boltwoodite'9.AK.15(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
'Coffinite'9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Glass'-
L5 chondrite meteorite-
L6 chondrite meteorite-
Orthopyroxene Subgroup-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Isocubanite2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Jordisite2.12.11.1MoS2
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
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
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Abernathyite40.2a.9.1K(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metakahlerite40.2a.15.2Fe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metatorbernite40.2a.13.2Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Metauranospinite40.2a.2.2Ca(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Metazeunerite40.2a.14.2Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Nováčekite-I40.2a.10.1Mg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Sabugalite40.2a.24.1HAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Uranospathite40.2a.22.1(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
Uranospinite40.2a.2.1Ca(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
Zeunerite40.2a.14.1Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Arsenuranylite42.4.9.1Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
Phosphuranylite42.4.8.1(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Iriginite49.2.3.1(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Boltwoodite53.3.1.5(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Uranophane-β53.3.1.9Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Glass'-
Iron-Fe
'L5 chondrite meteorite'-
'L6 chondrite meteorite'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AbernathyiteK(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
H ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetauranospiniteCa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
H Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
H UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
H ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
OOxygen
O AbernathyiteK(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
O ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetauranospiniteCa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
O Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
O UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
O ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
FFluorine
F Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
NaSodium
Na Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
Al Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
SiSilicon
Si Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
P MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
P SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
P Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S DigeniteCu9S5
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
S JordisiteMoS2
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S TroiliteFeS
ClChlorine
Cl ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
KPotassium
K AbernathyiteK(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
K Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
K Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca MetauranospiniteCa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Ca Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
VVanadium
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IronFe
Fe IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe TroiliteFeS
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Cu ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
ZnZinc
Zn ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As AbernathyiteK(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As MetauranospiniteCa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
As UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
As ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
SeSelenium
Se ClausthalitePbSe
MoMolybdenum
Mo Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
Mo JordisiteMoS2
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
PbLead
Pb ClausthalitePbSe
UUranium
U AbernathyiteK(UO2)(AsO4) · 3H2O
U ArsenuranyliteCa(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4 · 6H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U Iriginite(UO2)Mo2O7 · 3H2O
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U MetakahleriteFe2+(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetauranospiniteCa(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U MetazeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
U Nováčekite-IMg(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O
U Phosphuranylite(H3O)3KCa(UO2)7(PO4)4O4 · 8H2O
U SabugaliteHAl(UO2)4(PO4)4 · 16H2O
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Uranophane-βCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
U Uranospathite(Al,☐)(UO2)2(PO4)2F · 20(H2O,F)
U UranospiniteCa(UO2)(AsO4)2 · 10H2O
U ZeuneriteCu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 12H2O

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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Jurassic - Permian
145 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3309804

Age: Phanerozoic (145 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary (karoo)

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 2228160
Adelaide Subgroup of Beaufort Group of Karoo Supergroup

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Adelaide Subgroup

Description: Mudrock, subordinate sandstone

Reference: Council for Geoscience. Geologic map of South Africa, 1:1M. National Science Councils of South Africa. [41]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3189153
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Karoo Supergroup

Comments: Karoo Basin

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]

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