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Penteli Mtn (Pentelikon; Pendeli), Athens District (Athina; Athinai), Attica, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Penteli Mtn (Pentelikon; Pendeli)Mountain
Athens District (Athina; Athinai)District
AtticaAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 23° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~6km
Locality type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Πεντέλη Όρος, Αθήνα, Αττική, Ελλάδα.


Alpine-type crystalization at the contacts of sericitised ortho-gneisses with marbles.

Regions containing this locality

EuropeContinent
Aegean Sea PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Chlorite Group'
Reference: L. Rantos collection, Ath. Ziros communication
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: L. Rantos collection, Ath. Ziros communication
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kirchner, H. & Kofler, E. (1997): Neuer Rauchquarzfund aus dem Pendeli bei Athen, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt, 8 (6), 59-60; L.Rantos collection
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: L. Rantos collection, Ath. Ziros communication
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: L.Rantos collection
Quartz var: Sceptre Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: L.Rantos collection
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kirchner, H. & Kofler, E. (1997): Neuer Rauchquarzfund aus dem Pendeli bei Athen, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt, 8 (6), 59-60; L.Rantos collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3

References

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- Kirchner, H. & Kofler, E. (1997): Neuer Rauchquarzfund aus dem Pendeli bei Athen, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt, 8 (6), 59-60.
- Lapis, 33 (5), 2008, 36-39.


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