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Anna-Madeleine Mine, Mont-Dore Commune, Southern Province, New Caledonia, Francei
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Anna-Madeleine MineMine
Mont-Dore CommuneCommune
Southern ProvinceProvince
New CaledoniaSpecial Collectivity
FranceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 13' 50'' South , 166° 50' 57'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -22.23056,166.84917
GeoHash:G#: rsn9s9pce
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Yaté-Barrage1,871 (2018)9.6km
Mont-Dore24,680 (2017)29.3km
Dumbéa19,346 (2018)41.1km
Nouméa93,060 (2017)41.5km


Chromite-Magnesiochromite Series deposit. Mined 1907-1944.

Regions containing this locality

Australian Plate (Australia Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Cassian, P. (?) New Caledonia Geology and Mining. Reasearch School of Earth Scieces. The Australian National University. 58p; A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
'Chromite-Magnesiochromite Series'
Reference: Cassard, D., Nicolas, A., Rabinovitch, M., Moutte, J., Leblanc, M., and Prinzhofer, A., 1981, Structural Classification of Chromite Pods in Southern New Caledonia, Economic Geology, v 76, p. 805-831.; Rodgers, K. A. (1973). Chrome-spinels from the Massif du Sud, southern New Caledonia. Mineral. Mag, 39, 326-339.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Rodgers, K. A. (1973). Chrome-spinels from the Massif du Sud, southern New Caledonia. Mineral. Mag, 39, 326-339.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Rodgers, K. A. (1973). Chrome-spinels from the Massif du Sud, southern New Caledonia. Mineral. Mag, 39, 326-339.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Colour: green
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: A.ABREAL(2015) Les grenats de Nouvelle Calédonie : Métamorphisme de subduction et Skarn J. of Pers. Mineralogist, vol.7, page 149-165.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chromite-Magnesiochromite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chromite-Magnesiochromite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
MgMagnesium
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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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Neogene - Jurassic
2.588 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3187061
Mesozoic-Cenozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (2.588 - 201.3 Ma)

Comments: New Caledonia

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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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