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Mount Argentiera Mine, Calabona area, Alghero, Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Mount Argentiera MineMine
Calabona areaArea
Alghero- not defined -
Sassari ProvinceProvince
SardiniaAutonomous Region
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 43' 54'' North , 8° 8' 54'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Palmadula375 (2014)3.9km
Monte Forte148 (2014)9.7km
La Corte151 (2014)11.0km
Santa Maria la Palma133 (2014)13.0km
Pozzo San Nicola145 (2016)14.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Miniera di Monte Argentiera, Calabona, Alghero, Provincia di Sassari, Sardegna, Italia


Old abandoned Zn mine.


Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Ciampi A.,(1922) - Note geologiche-minerarie sui giacimenti cupriferi della regione di Alghero (Sardegna), Bollettino della Associazione Mineraria Sarda, 27, 3, pp.13-75.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Ciampi A.,(1922) - Note geologiche-minerarie sui giacimenti cupriferi della regione di Alghero (Sardegna), Bollettino della Associazione Mineraria Sarda, 27, 3, pp.13-75.
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Fiori, S., Gorga, R., (1995), Hetaerolite e calcofanite di Monte Argentiera nella zona mineraria di Calabona - Vessus (Sardegna nordoccidentale), Il Cercapietre, notiziario del Gruppo Mineralogico Romano, N°22, pp.17- 21.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ciampi A.,(1922) - Note geologiche-minerarie sui giacimenti cupriferi della regione di Alghero (Sardegna), Bollettino della Associazione Mineraria Sarda, 27, 3, pp.13-75.
Hetaerolite
Formula: ZnMn2O4
Reference: Fiori, S., Gorga, R., (1995), Hetaerolite e calcofanite di Monte Argentiera nella zona mineraria di Calabona - Vessus (Sardegna nordoccidentale), Il Cercapietre, notiziario del Gruppo Mineralogico Romano, N°22, pp.17- 21.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Ciampi A.,(1922) - Note geologiche-minerarie sui giacimenti cupriferi della regione di Alghero (Sardegna), Bollettino della Associazione Mineraria Sarda, 27, 3, pp.13-75.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ciampi A.,(1922) - Note geologiche-minerarie sui giacimenti cupriferi della regione di Alghero (Sardegna), Bollettino della Associazione Mineraria Sarda, 27, 3, pp.13-75.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chalcophanite4.FL.20(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Hetaerolite4.BB.10ZnMn2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hetaerolite7.2.7.2ZnMn2O4
AB3X7
Chalcophanite7.8.2.1(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
CCarbon
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O HetaeroliteZnMn2O4
O Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
MnManganese
Mn HetaeroliteZnMn2O4
Mn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HetaeroliteZnMn2O4
Zn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Ciampi A. (1922) - Note geologiche-minerarie sui giacimenti cupriferi della regione di Alghero (Sardegna), Bollettino della Associazione Mineraria Sarda, 27, 3, 13-75.
Ciampi A. (1922)- I giacimenti ramiferi di Calabona presso Alghero, Bollettino Società Geologica Italiana, 41, Roma, 352-355.
Campostrini I. (1998) La miniera di Calabona (Alghero, SS),Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 22(1), Milano, 10-18.


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