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Maranas-en-Ambazac, Ambazac, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Francei
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Maranas-en-Ambazac- not defined -
Ambazac- not defined -
Haute-VienneDepartment
Nouvelle-AquitaineRegion
FranceCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° North , 1° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~58km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Limousin


Quartz vein in embrechitic gneisses.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
'Biotite'
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Colour: yellow-brown, dark violet.
Description: Cubes, up to 2 centimeters.
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Reference: A. Lacroix : "Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies", 1913.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.
Sphalerite var: Marmatite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: J. Geffroy and P. Lafforgue, Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1957, 80, pp. 402-404 ; Bull. Soc. Franç. Minér. Crist., 1963, N°2, LXXXVI, p. XLV.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
var: Marmatite2.CB.05a(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Metavoltine7.DF.35Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Metavoltine29.4.6.1Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
-(Zn,Fe)S

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
ZnZinc
Zn Sphalerite (var: Marmatite)(Zn,Fe)S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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