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Santa Lucía Mine (Barranco de los Lobos Mine), Rambla Seca, La Peza, Granada, Andalusia, Spain

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 16' 41'' North , 3° 15' 56'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.27833,-3.26556
GeoHash:G#: eytsjdq45
Other regions containing this locality:Iberian Peninsula
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Mina Santa Lucía (Mina del Barranco de los Lobos), Rambla Seca, La Peza, Granada, Andalucia, España.


A steep ravine 1,5 km East of the town of La Peza, in the N face of the Peña de la Loma Hill.
Mining adits from former lead-zinc mining.


Mineral List


9 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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Quaternary - Neogene
0 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3133982
Neogene conglomerate

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{conglomerate}, Minor{sand,mud}

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]

Miocene
5.333 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3186176
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Miocene (5.333 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

Serravallian - Langhian
11.62 - 15.97 Ma



ID: 2506343

Age: Miocene (11.62 - 15.97 Ma)

Description: Conglomerate, limestone and marl. Marl with olistostromes from a different origin

Lithology: Sandstone, conglomerate, clay; limestone and evaporites

Reference: Mapa Geológico de la Península Ibérica, Baleares y Canarias a escala 1:1.000.000. Instituto Geológico y Minero de España. [77]

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References

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Calvo, M. (2014) Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. VI, Sulfatos (seleniatos, teluratos), cromatos, molibdatos y wolframatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid - Fundación Gómez Pardo. 653 pp. (in Castellan).
Descloizite is analyzed by DRX by Enrique García (University of Granada). 2017, JAN

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