Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Corti Rosas Mine, Ballao, Gerrei, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Corti Rosas MineMine
Ballao- not defined -
Gerrei- not defined -
Sarrabus-Gerrei- not defined -
South Sardinia ProvinceProvince
SardiniaAutonomous Region
ItalyCountry

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Key
Lock Map
Name(s) in local language(s):Miniera di Corti Rosas, Ballao, Gerrei, Sarrabus-Gerrei, Provincia del Sud Sardegna, Sardegna, Italia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 34' 1'' North , 9° 21' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.56719,9.36655
GeoHash:G#: spn9j4ux8
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ballao858 (2018)2.0km
Armungia488 (2018)5.2km
Escalaplano2,220 (2018)6.6km
Goni488 (2018)7.1km
Silius1,257 (2018)8.4km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Cagliari Province (1859-2016)


Old antimony mine.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Giorgio Bortolozzi visual identification
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.;Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Cetineite
Formula: (K,Na)6Sb3+12(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
Reference: Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Giorgio Bortolozzi find & collection; Giorgio Bortolozzi visual identification
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Orlandi, P. (2011): Zibaldone di mineralogia italiana 2010: parte seconda. Micro, 3/2011, 98-100.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Senarmontite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Jervis, G. (1881) I tesori sotterranei dell'Italia. Vol. 3: Regioni delle Isole. Sardegna e Sicilia. Addenda ai precedenti volumi. Ermanno Loescher, Torino, XXII+539 pp.; Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Conti - Vecchi, G., Stara, P., (1991) :Minerali della Sardegna.Della Torre editore.Cagliari, 276 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Cetineite2.MA.05(K,Na)6Sb3+12(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Kermesite2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Senarmontite4.CB.50Sb2O3
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Oxysulfides
Cetineite2.13.3.1(K,Na)6Sb3+12(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
Kermesite2.13.1.1Sb2S2O
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Senarmontite4.3.9.2Sb2O3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H Cetineite(K,Na)6Sb123+(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O BaryteBaSO4
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O SenarmontiteSb2O3
O KermesiteSb2S2O
O Cetineite(K,Na)6Sb123+(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Cetineite(K,Na)6Sb123+(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S StibniteSb2S3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S KermesiteSb2S2O
S Cetineite(K,Na)6Sb123+(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S RealgarAs4S4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K Cetineite(K,Na)6Sb123+(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As RealgarAs4S4
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb AntimonySb
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb SenarmontiteSb2O3
Sb KermesiteSb2S2O
Sb Cetineite(K,Na)6Sb123+(Sb3+S3)2O18(OH)0.5 · 5,5H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Carboniferous - Cambrian
298.9 - 541 Ma



ID: 3133136
Cambrian meta-sediment

Age: Paleozoic (298.9 - 541 Ma)

Description: medium grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-sediment group}, Minor{meta-plutonic rock group,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]

Early Cambrian - Proterozoic
511 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3187531
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Cambrian (511 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

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]

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

References

Sort by

Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Jervis, G. (1881) I tesori sotterranei dell'Italia. Vol. 3: Regioni delle Isole. Sardegna e Sicilia. Addenda ai precedenti volumi. Ermanno Loescher, Torino, XXII+539 pp.
Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973) Guida ai minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.


This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: May 22, 2019 20:00:53 Page generated: April 3, 2019 13:34:39
Go to top of page