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CV-35 Highway cut, Domeño, Chelva, Valencia, Valencian Community, Spain

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 1° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~16km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Carretera CV-35, Domeño, Chelva, Provincia de Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, España


Outcrop of Triassic gypsum and clays (Keuper facies), on the road CV-35 (km 55), approximately 5 km of Losa del Obispo.
This outcrop has provided the best Spanish specimens of teruelite and also fine specimens of Jacinto de Compostela quartz.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,536 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante Calvo, M. (2012): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. V, Carbonatos y Nitratos. Boratos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid - Fundación Gómez Pardo. 711 pp.
Dolomite var: Teruelite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Habit: Rombohedral {40-41},
Colour: Brown, greyish, black
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante Calvo, M. (2012): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. V, Carbonatos y Nitratos. Boratos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid - Fundación Gómez Pardo. 711 pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: José Rafael González López.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Quartz var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2016). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. VIII. Cuarzo y otros minerales de la sílice. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 399 págs.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Teruelite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Celestine'7.AD.35SrSO4
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Dolomite
var: Teruelite
-CaMg(CO3)2
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Quartz
var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C Dolomite (var: Teruelite)CaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CelestineSrSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O Dolomite (var: Teruelite)CaMg(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Dolomite (var: Teruelite)CaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Dolomite (var: Teruelite)CaMg(CO3)2
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4

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Calvo, M. (2012) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. V, Carbonatos y Nitratos. Boratos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid - Fundación Gómez Pardo. 711 pp.

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