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Pumice quarry, Água de Pau volcano (Fogo volcano), San Miguel Island, Azores District, Portugal

Latitude: 37°47'27"N
Longitude: 25°29'41"W
Pedreira de Pedra-Pomes, Serra de Agua de Pau, São Miguel, Ilhas dos Açores, Portugal

Sand pit and pumice quarry close to the road leading from Ribeira Grande to Fogo lake.

Mineral List

Amphibole Supergroup
Astrophyllite
'Biotite'
'Britholite Group'
Eudialyte Group
Fergusonite-(Y)
Ilmenite
Pyrochlore Group
'Pyroxene Group'
Quartz
Sanidine
Titanite
Zircon


13 entries listed. 10 valid minerals.

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References

- Ternes, B. (1999): Mineralien von der Azoreninsel Sao Miguel (Portugal). Lapis, 24 (1), 20-42

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