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Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Lagno Amendolare- not defined -
Sant'Anastasia- not defined -
Monte SommaMountain
Somma-Vesuvius ComplexComplex
NaplesMetropolitan City
CampaniaRegion
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 51' North , 14° 25' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sant'Anastasia20,733 (2015)2.4km
Marra-Marciano315 (2014)3.1km
Pollena Trocchia11,880 (2014)3.2km
Somma Vesuviana32,484 (2015)3.2km
Lupa478 (2017)3.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Complesso Somma-Vesuvio, Napoli, Campania, Italia


Erosion valley located on the northern slope of Monte Somma. The ejecta (skarn, sanidinite, old Somma lavas) are weathered out of the pyroclastic formations.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Haüyne
Formula: (Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Humite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Magnesioferrite
Formula: MgFe3+2O4
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Merlinoite
Formula: (K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
'Mica Group'
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Montesommaite ?
Formula: (K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
Reference: Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)
Periclase
Formula: MgO
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Phillipsite-K
Formula: (K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Potassic-fluoro-richterite
Formula: {K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Pseudobrookite
Formula: Fe2TiO5
Reference: Imma Punzo find and collection
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Reference: http://www.gmgn.it/files/Riepilogo-risultati-esplorazioni-1.pdf

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnesioferrite4.BB.05MgFe3+2O4
Periclase4.AB.25MgO
Pseudobrookite4.CB.15Fe2TiO5
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Haüyne9.FB.10(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Humite9.AF.50(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Merlinoite9.GC.15(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Montesommaite ?9.GB.30(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
Phillipsite-K9.GC.10(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Potassic-fluoro-richterite9.DE.20{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Periclase4.2.1.1MgO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnesioferrite7.2.2.1MgFe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
AB2X5
Pseudobrookite7.7.1.1Fe2TiO5
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Humite52.3.2c.1(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Haüyne76.2.3.3(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Merlinoite77.1.3.11(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Montesommaite ?77.1.3.12(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Mica Group'-
Phillipsite-K-(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Potassic-fluoro-richterite-{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
H Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
H Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
H Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
H Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
H Montesommaite(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
BBoron
B Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O AragoniteCaCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
O Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
O Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O PseudobrookiteFe2TiO5
O MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
O Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O PericlaseMgO
O Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
O Montesommaite(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
FFluorine
F Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
F Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
F Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
NaSodium
Na Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Na Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Na Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Na Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Na Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
MgMagnesium
Mg Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Mg MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg PericlaseMgO
Mg Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
AlAluminium
Al Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Al Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Al Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Al Montesommaite(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
SiSilicon
Si Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Si Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Si Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Si Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Si Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Si Montesommaite(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
S GalenaPbS
ClChlorine
Cl Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
KPotassium
K Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
K Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
K Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
K Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
K Montesommaite(K,Na)9Al9Si23O64 · 10H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Ca Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
Ca Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Ca Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
TiTitanium
Ti PseudobrookiteFe2TiO5
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PseudobrookiteFe2TiO5
Fe MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
Fe Humite(Mg,Fe2+)7(SiO4)3(F,OH)2
Fe Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
BaBarium
Ba Merlinoite(K,Na)5(Ca,Ba)2Al9Si23O64 · 23H2O
Ba Phillipsite-K(K,Na,Ca0.5,Ba0.5)4-7[Al4-7Si12-9O32] . 12H2O
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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