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Terril St Antoine slag locality, Boussu, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgiumi
Regional Level Types
Terril St Antoine slag localitySlag Locality
Boussu- not defined -
HainautProvince
WalloniaRegion
BelgiumCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 24' 50'' North , 3° 46' 11'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dour16,861 (2009)2.1km
Boussu20,058 (2010)2.9km
Saint-Ghislain22,500 (2010)5.2km
Colfontaine19,964 (2009)6.1km
Quiévrain6,560 (2009)6.1km


Slag heap of an ancient coal mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: all the minerals listed are microminerals
Reference: J dehaye collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: micromounts
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Description: micromounts
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: all the minerals listed are microminerals
Reference: J dehaye collection
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: micromounts
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Description: micromounts

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O AragoniteCaCO3
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe PyriteFeS2

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