Estremoz, Évora District, Portugal
|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 51' North , 7° 39' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.85000,-7.65000|
|Other regions containing this locality:||Iberian Peninsula|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Estremoz, Distrito de Évora, Portugal|
Municipality of Évora district.
Numerous active-inactive marble quarries.
Registered mining concessions (up to 1962):
No. 19 Herdade da Mostardeira (Cu), Glória parish, registered on 07-08-1862
No. 948 Fonte Figueira (Pb), Santa Vitória do Ameixial parish, registered on 20-05-1920
Other mineral occurrences:
in LNEG database, Nov 2014.
Mineral ListMineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
24 valid minerals.
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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443.8 - 541 Ma
|Cambrian-Ordovician mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.