Pumice quarry, Água de Pau Volcano (Fogo Volcano), Água de Pau Massif, São Miguel Island, Azores District, Portugal
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 47' 26'' North , 25° 29' 40'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||37.79083,-25.49472|
|Köppen climate type:||Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Pedreira de Pedra-Pomes, Serra de Água de Pau, São Miguel, Ilhas dos Açores, Portugal|
Sand pit and pumice quarry close to the road leading from Ribeira Grande to Fogo lake.
12 valid minerals.
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0 - 2.588 Ma
|Quaternary volcanic rocks|