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Conca Cannas quarry ("Fradelloni quarry"), Masullas, Mt. Arci, Oristano Province, Sardinia, Italy

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Name(s) in local language(s):Cava di Conca Cannas ("Cava di Fradelloni"), Masullas, Monte Arci, Oristano, Sardegna, Italia
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~5km
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Old abandoned quarry, previously erroneously named "Fradelloni quarry, Uras".
It is located in the municipality of Masullas, Oristano province.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: - Sitta, S., Ventacoli, C., Turconi, B. (1983): Topazio, granato, cordierite al Mte Arci (CA). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, vol. 8 fasc. 3/1983, pp.81-84.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data; No reference
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: "Giorgio Bortolozzi (visual identification)"
'Osumilite Group'
Reference: No reference
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Luigi Chiappino data; No reference
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: - Sitta, S., Ventacoli, C., Turconi, B. (1983): Topazio, granato, cordierite al Mte Arci (CA). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, vol. 8 fasc. 3/1983, pp.81-84.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Opal'4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
'Tridymite'4.DA.10SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Topaz'9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Osumilite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Osumilite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O HematiteFe2O3
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TridymiteSiO2
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si TridymiteSiO2
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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Sitta, S., Ventacoli, C., and Turconi, B. (1983) Topazio, granato, cordierite al Mte Arci (CA). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, vol. 8, fasc. 3/1983, pp.81-84.


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