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Atacamite from
Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy

Description
Comments:Occurs as a fumarolic product.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 72.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Atacamite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
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Localities for Atacamite in this region
Vitiello Quarry (Cava Vitiello), Terzigno, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Camaldoli della Torre, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Villa Inglese quarries, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Atacamite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Novella Quarry (Le Novelle), Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
194.8km (121.0 miles) Vallerano Quarries, Valleranello, Rome, Rome Province, Latium, Italy
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