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Aïn Nousri volcano, Cap de Fer, Skikda Province, Algeriai
Regional Level Types
Aïn Nousri volcanoVolcano
Cap de Fer- not defined -
Skikda ProvinceProvince
AlgeriaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 2' 35'' North , 7° 14' 9'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Berrahal19,294 (2012)30.1km
Skikda162,702 (2018)34.4km
Azzaba75,317 (2012)35.7km


Dacite flow.

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate
Northwest Africa MeteoritesMeteorite Fall Location

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
'Biotite var: Titanian Biotite'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
'Geikielite-Ilmenite Series'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
'Glass'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Montdorite
Formula: (K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 625-638.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hercynite4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Montdorite9.EC.15(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'var: Titanian Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Geikielite-Ilmenite Series'-
'Glass'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Montdorite71.2.2a.10(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Andesine-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'var: Titanian Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Geikielite-Ilmenite Series'-
'Glass'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
OOxygen
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Na Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Si Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
CaCalcium
Ca Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Montdorite(K,Na)2(Fe2+,Mn2+,Mg)5(Si4O10)2(OH,F)4
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8

References

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Fougnot, J., Pichavant, M., Barbey, P. (1996) Biotite resorption in dacite lavas from northeastern Algeria. European Journal of Mineralogy, 8(3), 625-638.

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