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Lamprophyre dyke outcrops, Taourirt, Taourirt Province, L'oriental Region, Moroccoi
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Lamprophyre dyke outcropsGroup of Outcrops
Taourirt- not defined -
Taourirt ProvinceProvince
L'oriental RegionRegion
MoroccoCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° North , 2° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~34km
Locality type:Group of Outcrops
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Alkaline lamprophyre dykes containing numerous xenoliths: alkaline pyroxenites, kaersutitites, gabbros, nepheline syenites, carbonatite (sövite).

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8 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
'Apatite'
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: In sövite.
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Calcite var: Strontian Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Sr)CO3
Description: In sövite.
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Description: Salite (in sövite) and Al- and Ti-rich diopside.
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Description: In sövite.
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Kaersutite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Description: In sövite.
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Journal of Petrology, Vol. 44, Number 5, 2003, pp. 937-965.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Strontian Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Sr)CO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Kaersutite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
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
Kaersutite66.1.3a.18{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
Calcite
var: Strontian Calcite
-(Ca,Sr)CO3
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
CCarbon
C Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O RutileTiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
O CalciteCaCO3
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
SrStrontium
Sr Calcite (var: Strontian Calcite)(Ca,Sr)CO3
NbNiobium
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z

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