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Camaldoli della Torre, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italyi
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Camaldoli della Torre- not defined -
Torre del Greco- not defined -
Mt VesuviusMountain
Somma-Vesuvius ComplexComplex
NaplesMetropolitan City
CampaniaRegion
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 47' 13'' North , 14° 24' 47'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.78709,14.41308
GeoHash:G#: sr60pcp61
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Trecase8,446 (2014)2.9km
Torre del Greco85,897 (2016)3.8km
Boscotrecase10,331 (2014)4.4km
Torre Annunziata43,521 (2015)5.0km
Ercolano53,576 (2015)5.8km


Outcrops of the lavas erupted in December 1760.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Volborthite
Formula: Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: - Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Volborthite8.FD.05Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Volborthite40.3.10.1Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CupriteCu2O
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
ClChlorine
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
VVanadium
V VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
FeIron
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O

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
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3159060
Quaternary tephrite

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{tephrite, basanite}, Minor{phonolitic tephrite, tephritic phonolite,tuff group,nephelinic, leucitic and analcitic rocks}

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]

Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 3187236
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Lithology: Intermediate volcanic 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

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