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Monti Rossi, Mt Etna, Etna Volcanic Complex, Metropolitan City of Catania, Sicily, Italyi
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Monti Rossi- not defined -
Mt EtnaMountain
Etna Volcanic ComplexComplex
Metropolitan City of CataniaMetropolitan City
SicilyAutonomous Region
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 37' 10'' North , 15° 0' 45'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nicolosi7,061 (2014)1.4km
Pietra Forcella230 (2014)1.6km
Frumenti392 (2014)2.6km
Nicolosi-Pedara348 (2014)2.7km
Pedara12,089 (2014)3.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Monti Rossi, Etna, Complesso Vulcanico Etneo, Catania, Sicilia, Italia


Locality next to the town of Nicolosi, characterized of two hills grew by the eruption mouths of the 1669 eruption.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Del Caldo, Moro, Gramaccioli, Boscardin - "Il Collezionista" - Fabbri Editori - pag180
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Del Caldo, Moro, Gramaccioli, Boscardin - "Il Collezionista" - Fabbri Editori - pag180
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Del Caldo, Moro, Gramaccioli, Boscardin - "Il Collezionista" - Fabbri Editori - pag180
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Del Caldo, Moro, Gramaccioli, Boscardin - "Il Collezionista" - Fabbri Editori - pag180
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Del Caldo, Moro, Gramaccioli, Boscardin - "Il Collezionista" - Fabbri Editori - pag180

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
OOxygen
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
SiSilicon
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
ClChlorine
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
FeIron
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl

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