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Ilalo volcano, Tumbaco, Quito, Quito Canton, Pichincha Province, Ecuadori
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Ilalo volcanoVolcano
Tumbaco- not defined -
Quito- not defined -
Quito CantonCanton
Pichincha ProvinceProvince
EcuadorCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 0° 15' 36'' South , 78° 25' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -0.26000,-78.42556
GeoHash:G#: 6rbnx2sm2
Locality type:Volcano
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Sangolquí5,114 (2017)8.7km
Tutamandahostel140,000 (2017)10.6km
Quito1,399,814 (2017)11.5km
Machachi25,742 (2017)31.9km
Cayambe26,582 (2017)45.7km


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Regions containing this locality

South AmericaContinent
North Andes plateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Feldspar Group'
Reference: vom Rath, G.(1872): Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito), Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 223, 279-282
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: vom Rath, G.(1872): Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito), Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 223, 279-282
'Hornblende'
Reference: vom Rath, G.(1872): Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito), Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 223, 279-282
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: vom Rath, G.(1872): Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito), Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 223, 279-282
'Mica Group'
Reference: vom Rath, G.(1872): Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito), Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 223, 279-282
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: vom Rath, G.(1872): Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito), Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 223, 279-282

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O TridymiteSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
SiSilicon
Si TridymiteSiO2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4

Regional Geology

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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Quaternary - Tertiary
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3188809
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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vom Rath, G. (1872) Mineralogische Mitteilungen, Fortsetzung XI (Tridymit von Quito). Annalen der Physik und Chemie, 223, 279-282.


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