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Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 29° 14' South , 51° 10' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -29.23333,-51.16667
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Located between the Cái & Antas rivers. It is a center for metallurgy & viticulture.

Ref.:
Vezzalini, G. (1979) Secondo ritrovamento della nekoite. Periodico di Mineralogia: 48: 5-13.


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6 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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Early Cretaceous
100.5 - 145 Ma



ID: 2282063
Caxias Fácies

Age: Early Cretaceous (100.5 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Rhyodacite, quartz latite

Reference: Geological Survey of Brazil. State Geological Maps of Brazil. CPRM - Geobank. [43]

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