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Scopello Village slag locality, Sesia Valley, Vercelli Province, Piedmont, Italyi
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Scopello Village slag localitySlag Locality
Sesia ValleyValley
Vercelli ProvinceProvince
PiedmontRegion
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 46' 22'' North , 8° 5' 52'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Scopello309 (2014)0.3km
Scopa256 (2014)2.6km
Campertogno129 (2014)5.8km
Rossa117 (2014)7.0km
Viera160 (2014)10.5km


Slags (near the river) coming from a foundry (there is still a smoke-stack) active in years from 1752 to 1858 for the mines of the valley.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


31 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Erythrite
Formula: Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Lanarkite
Formula: Pb2(SO4)O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Litharge
Formula: PbO
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Paralaurionite
Formula: PbCl(OH)
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Symplesite
Formula: Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Group 3 - Halides
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Paralaurionite3.DC.05PbCl(OH)
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Litharge4.AC.20PbO
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Devilline7.DD.30CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Lanarkite7.BD.40Pb2(SO4)O
Langite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Annabergite8.CE.40Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Erythrite8.CE.40Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Symplesite8.CE.45Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Litharge4.2.4.1PbO
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Paralaurionite10.2.3.1PbCl(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Lanarkite30.2.1.1Pb2(SO4)O
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyanotrichite31.2.1.1Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Langite31.4.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Devilline31.6.1.1CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Annabergite40.3.6.4Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Erythrite40.3.6.3Co3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Symplesite40.3.8.1Fe2+3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
H DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ParalaurionitePbCl(OH)
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
O DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O LanarkitePb2(SO4)O
O LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O LithargePbO
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ParalaurionitePbCl(OH)
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
O ValentiniteSb2O3
AlAluminium
Al CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
S DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S LanarkitePb2(SO4)O
S LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl ParalaurionitePbCl(OH)
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CoCobalt
Co ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
NiNickel
Ni AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
CuCopper
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Cu DevillineCaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu LangiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
AsArsenic
As AnnabergiteNi3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As ErythriteCo3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
As SymplesiteFe32+(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
SbAntimony
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb LanarkitePb2(SO4)O
Pb LeadPb
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb LithargePbO
Pb ParalaurionitePbCl(OH)
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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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Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 2359558
Quartre Lockergesteine

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Lithology: Alluvium

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

Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3131438
Palaeozoic mica

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Description: medium grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{mica schist}, Minor{marble,amphibolite,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]

Cambrian - Proterozoic
485.4 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3189284
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Cambrian (485.4 - 2500 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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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