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Lisbon, Portugali
Regional Level Types
LisbonDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Lisbon517,802 (2018)
Amadora178,858 (2018)
Queluz103,399 (2012)
Cacém93,982 (2012)
Algueirão66,250 (2018)
Loures66,231 (2018)
Other Languages:
French:
Lisbonne, Portugal
German:
Lissabon, Portugal
Italian:
Lisbona, Portogallo
Portuguese:
Lisboa, Portugal
Russian:
Лиссабон, Португалия
Simplified Chinese:
里斯本區, 葡萄牙
Spanish:
Lisboa, Portugal
Arabic:
محافظة لشبونة, البرتغال
Aragonese:
Destrito de Lisbona
Asturian:
Distritu de Lisboa
Basque:
Lisboa
Belarusian:
Лісабон , Партугалія
Breton:
Distrig Lisbon
Bulgarian:
Лисабон, Португалия
Catalan:
Districte de Lisboa, Portugal
Cebuano:
Distrito de Lisboa
Czech:
Distrikt Lisabon, Portugalsko
Danish:
Lissabon, Portugal
Dutch:
Lissabon, Portugal
Esperanto:
distrikto Lisbono
Farsi/Persian:
ناحیه لیسبون, پرتغال
Finnish:
Lissabonin piiri, Portugali
Galician:
Distrito de Lisboa, Portugal
Hungarian:
Lisszabon, Portugália
Indonesian:
Distrik Lisboa, Portugal
Japanese:
リスボン県, ポルトガル
Judaeo-Spanish:
Lisboa
Korean:
리스보아현, 포르투갈
Latin:
Olisipo
Limburgian:
Lissabon
Malay:
Daerah Lisboa
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Lisbon Koān
Mirandese:
Çtrito de Lhisboua
Norwegian:
Lisboa, Portugal
Polish:
Dystrykt Lizbona, Portugalia
Quechua:
Lisboa distritu
Romanian:
Lisabona, Portugalia
Scots:
Lisbon Destrict
Serbian:
Лисабон, Португалија
Swedish:
Lissabon, Portugal
Traditional Chinese:
里斯本區
Ukrainian:
Лісабон , Португалія
Urdu:
لزبن ضلع
Venetian:
Distreto de Lisbona
Vietnamese:
Lisbon, Bồ Đào Nha
Waray:
Lisboa
Western Punjabi:
ضلع لزبن


Lisbon District is a district located in the South Central Portugal, the district capital is the city of Lisbon, also the national capital.

The district is composed by 16 municipalities: Alenquer, Amadora, Arruda dos Vinhos, Azambuja, Cadaval, Cascais, Lisboa, Loures, Lourinhã, Mafra, Odivelas, Oeiras, Sintra, Sobral de Monte Agraço, Torres Vedras and Vila Franca de Xira.

Registered mining concessions (up to 1962):
No. 552 Asfamil (Fe), Rio de Mouro, Sintra, registered on 17-05-1912
No. 301 Quinta da Minarvela (Fe), Sintra (São Pedro de Penaferrim), Sintra, registered on 03-01-1899
No. 2879 Matacães no. 1 (Halite), Matacães, Torres Vedras, registered on 26-09-1953
No. 2880 Matacães no. 2 (Halite), Matacães, Torres Vedras, registered on 26-09-1953
No. 400 Vale Escuro (Bitumen in limestone), Torres Vedras (Santa Maria do Castelo e São Miguel), Torres Vedras, registered on 28-04-1906




Mindat Articles


Zeolites@Portugal by Martins da Pedra http://www.mindat.org/article.php/1608
Mount Suimo Gemstone Mine by Martins da Pedra http://www.mindat.org/article.php/1615

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Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Carta Geológica de Portugal (1/50.000), Notícia Explicativa da Folha 34-A SINTRA, M.Ramalho, J.Pais, J.Rey, P.Y.Berthou, C.A.M.Alves, T.Palácios, N.Leal, M.C.Kullberg, Serviços Geológicos de Portugal, Lisboa 1993.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Amber'
Reference: Rui Nunes collection
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Rui Nunes 2010
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Rui Nunes 2010
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Reference: Pedro Alves data and collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Basaltic Hornblende'
Reference: Artur Neves
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bitumen'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 38 localities in this region.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Nuno Bento Sousa collection
'Chlorite Group'
Cristobalite ?
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rui Nunes collection 2011/2012
Cuprite ?
Formula: Cu2O
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Feldspar Group'
Ferrierite-Mg
Formula: (Mg,Na2,K2,Ca)3-5Mg[Al5-7Si27.5-31O72] · 18H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves analtycal data. Specimens found by Alexandre Pedroso.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Museu Nacional de História Natural e da Ciência, Lisboa – former António Bello (Harvard) collection
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.