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Peddiattu Mine (Peddeatu Mine), San Vito, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 27' 36'' North , 9° 29' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.46003,9.49379
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera di Peddiattu (Miniera di Peddeatu), San Vito, Sarrabus, Sarrabus-Gerrei, Provincia del Sud Sardegna, Sardegna, Italia
Other/historical region names associated with this locality:Cagliari Province (1859-2016)

Old silver mine (July 1851).

Mineral List

19 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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443.8 - 541 Ma

ID: 1376506
Cambrian-Ordovician sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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Baldracco, C. (1854) Cenni sulla costituzione metallifera della Sardegna. Tipografia G. Marzorati, Torino, 530 pp.
Marchese, E. (1862) Cenno sulle ricchezze minerali dell'isola di Sardegna ad intelligenza della collezione dei minerali utili che si rinvengono nei suoi terreni. Tipografia A. Timon, Cagliari, 97 pp.
Sella, Q. (1871) Sulle condizioni dell'industria mineraria nell'isola di Sardegna. Relazione alla Commissione parlamentare d'inchiesta. Tipografia Eredi Botta, Firenze, 125 pp.
Zoccheddu, E. (1877) Delle principali specie mineralogiche sarde. Saggio di studi cristallografici. Dispensa 1a. Tipografia del Commercio, Cagliari, 75 pp.
De Castro, C. (1890) Descrizione geologico-mineraria della zona argentifera del Sarrabus (Sardegna). Memorie descrittive della Carta geologica d'Italia, 5, 68 pp. + 6 plates + 1 folded geological map.
D'Achiardi, G. (1896) Museo di mineralogia della Regia Università di Cagliari. Bollettino della Società Geologica Italiana, 15, 471-474.

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