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Cabeça da Chã quarry, Alcobertas, Rio Maior, Santarém, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Cabeça da Chã quarryQuarry
Alcobertas- not defined -
Rio Maior- not defined -
SantarémDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 24' 13'' North , 8° 56' 17'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Benedita8,556 (2012)3.6km
Rio Maior12,064 (2018)7.4km
Turquel4,434 (2016)7.5km
Alvorninha2,987 (2018)8.8km
Alcanede5,020 (2012)10.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Cabeça da Chã (Pedreira nº 4697), Alcobertas, Rio Maior, Distrito de Santarém, Portugal


Limestone quarry.

Mindat Articles


The Calcite of Estremadura Limstone Massif by Martins da Pedra http://www.mindat.org/article.php/1826

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

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Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rui Nunes and Martins da Pedra collections
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Rui Nunes' collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

External Links

http://www.mindat.org/article.php/1316 - Mindat article "Calcites from Pedreira do Vidro Quarry" by Rui Nunes.

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