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Ombretta Pass, Val Rosalia, Contrin Valley, Canazei, Fassa Valley, Trento Province, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy

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Name(s) in local language(s): Passo Ombretta (Pas de Ombreta), Val Rosalia, Val Contrin (Val di Contrin, Val de Contrin), Canazei (Ciancèi), Val di Fassa, Trento, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italia
Ombretta Pass, between the southern side of Punta Penia (Marmolada massif) and the northern side of Cime Ombretta, connects Val Rosalia (a lateral of Contrin Valley) to Valle Ombretta, Malga Ciapéla, Pettorina Valley (Rocca Piétore, Belluno province, Veneto).

Minerals (hyaline and amethyst quartz, calcite, zeolites) occur in volcanic rocks intercalated with carbonate rocks.

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3 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

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Exel R. (1980): Die Mineralien Tirols. Band 1. Südtirol und Trentino. Athesia Druck, Bolzano-Bozen, 213 pp.

Exel R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Casa Editrice Athesia, Bolzano-Bozen, 205 pp.

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