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Slag locality, Avissalos (Avyssalos; Avessalos; Aghriomelisa Mountain), Serifos Island, Milos, South Aegean, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Slag locality- not defined -
Avissalos (Avyssalos; Avessalos; Aghriomelisa Mountain)- not defined -
Serifos IslandIsland
MilosRegional Unit
South AegeanAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Key
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 24° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Αβυσσαλός, Σέριφος, Κυκλάδες, Ελλάδα


Slag locality; large heap of dark slag (with copper minerals) in the bay of Avissalos, on the northeastern slope of Aghriomelisa Mountain.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Antlerite ?
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Description: Only visual ID.
Reference: Lefteris Rantos collection
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection (analysed by U. Kolitsch)
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: ko jansen
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection (analysed by U. Kolitsch)
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: ko jansen
Chalcophyllite ?
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Reference: ko Jansen
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: ko jansen
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Lefteris Rantos collection
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Ko Jansen
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: ko jansen
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: ko Jansen
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Ko Jansen
Nantokite
Formula: CuCl
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection (analysed by U. Kolitsch)
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection (analysed by U. Kolitsch)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Nantokite3.AA.05CuCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Antlerite ?7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chalcophyllite ?8.DF.30Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Nantokite9.1.7.1CuCl
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite ?30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Spangolite31.1.5.1Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Chalcophyllite ?43.5.14.1Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
AlAluminium
Al SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SSulfur
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cl NantokiteCuCl
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cu NantokiteCuCl
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
AsArsenic
As ChalcophylliteCu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

References

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Fritz Schreiber (pers. comm. to Uwe Kolitsch)
Uwe Kolitsch (XRD- and EDS-analyses, to be published)

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