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Avarela No. 2 quarry, Santa Maria, Óbidos, Leiria, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Avarela No. 2 quarryQuarry
Santa Maria- not defined -
Óbidos- not defined -
LeiriaDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 22' 47'' North , 9° 8' 52'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Óbidos11,187 (2018)2.3km
Caldas da Rainha27,378 (2018)2.7km
Nadadouro1,904 (2018)5.7km
Salir de Matos2,583 (2018)7.4km
Foz do Arelho1,339 (2018)8.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Avarela Nº 2 (pedreira no. 4980), Santa Maria, Óbidos, Distrito de Leiria, Portugal


Active gypsum quarry (... 2012/3/4).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rui Nunes January 2006
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Rui Nunes January 2006
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Rui Nunes collection
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Van King
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rui Nunes January 2006
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Rui Nunes January 2006
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Martins da Pedra collection
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Martins da Pedra collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rui Nunes January 2006
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rui Nunes January 2006
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rui Nunes October 2010

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3

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