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Iselle Quarry, Trasquera, Divedro Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italyi
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Iselle QuarryQuarry
Trasquera- not defined -
Divedro ValleyValley
Ossola ValleyValley
Verbano-Cusio-Ossola ProvinceProvince
PiedmontRegion
ItalyCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Cava di Iselle, Trasquera, Val Divedro, Val d'Ossola, Provincia del Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, Piemonte, Italia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 12' 19'' North , 8° 11' 46'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.20528,8.19623
GeoHash:G#: u0jyfe2m6
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Trasquera149 (2014)1.6km
Varzo1,839 (2014)4.3km
Zwischbergen127 (2012)7.7km
Cravegna190 (2014)9.7km
Crodo871 (2014)9.8km


Gneiss quarry.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Chiappino Luigi
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Chiappino Luigi
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
'Manganese Oxides'
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne. Acquired from Mineral Service.
'Monazite Group'
Formula: MTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As
Reference: Chiappino Luigi
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Chiappino Luigi
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Monazite Group'-MTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Manganese Oxides'-
'Monazite Group'-MTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O RutileTiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O Monazite GroupMTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P Monazite GroupMTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SulphurS8
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Monazite GroupMTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
AsArsenic
As Monazite GroupMTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
BiBismuth
Bi Monazite GroupMTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As
ThThorium
Th Monazite GroupMTO4, where M = REE, Th, Ca, Bi; T = P, As

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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Unknown
Ma



ID: 2366725
Metamorphe Gesteine, meist Metamagmatite

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Lithology: Metagranitoid

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3192871
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

Paleozoic - Proterozoic
251.902 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3151199
basement

Age: to Triassic (251.902 - 2500 Ma)

Description: medium grade metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

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

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Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., and Lombardo, B. (2007) Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Ed., Alba, 607 pp.


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