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Amerzgane, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Moroccoi
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Amerzgane- not defined -
Ouarzazate ProvinceProvince
Drâa-TafilaletRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Typical Moroccan agate and geode locality. A lot of agates and quartz and amethyst geodes with rutile and goethite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Agate-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)

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Praszkier, T. (2011). Morocco: Tea and Minerals. Rocks & Minerals, 86(6), 492-517.


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