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Chassim, Macedo de Cavaleiros, Bragança, Portugali
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Name(s) in local language(s):Chassim, Macedo de Cavaleiros, Distrito de Bragança, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 28' 8'' North , 6° 53' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.46889,-6.89944
GeoHash:G#: ez75fvpvz
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Parish of Macedo de Cavaleiros municipality.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,603 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Martins da Pedra.
'Biotite'
Reference: Martins da Pedra.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3

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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Devonian - Silurian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3184359
Paleozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 Ma)

Comments: Morais-Braganca Allochthon

Lithology: Amphibolite; mafic gneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Early Devonian - Ordovician
393.3 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3130955
Ordovician quartzite

Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 485.4 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{phyllite,shale/slate,meta-volcanic rock group}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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