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San Vito quarry, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 49' North , 14° 23' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.81667,14.38333
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Cava San Vito, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Complesso vulcanico Somma-Vesuvio, Napoli, Campania, Italia


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79 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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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Ma



ID: 1379499
volcanic rocks

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Description: Vesuvius

Comments: May include hypabyssal intrusions.

Lithology: Volcanic rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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References

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- Carati, M. (1982): Guida alla mineralogia vesuviana. Edizioni Calderini, bologna, 121 pp.
- Della Ventura, G., Parodi, G.C., Maras, A. (1992): Potassium-fluor-richterite, a new amphibole from San Vito, Monte Somma, Campania, Italy. Rendiconti dell’Accademia dei Lincei, Classe di Scienze Fisiche, Matematiche e Naturali, Serie 9, 3, 239-245.
- Russo, M. & Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio. AMI Associazione Micro-mineralogica Italiana, Ed., Cremona, 317 pp.
- Russo, M., Campostrini, I., Chiappino, L. & Punzo, I. (2009): Nuove specie minerali al Monte Somma: II. Wulfenite. MICRO (notizie mineralogiche), 2/2009, 175-176.
- Russo, M., Campostrini, I., Castellano, F. (2009): Nuovo ritrovamento di corindone al Monte Somma. MICRO (notizie mineralogiche), 2/2009, 177-178.
- Russo, M., Campostrini, I., Demartin, F. (2013): Nuove specie minerali al Monte Somma: V. L'ekanite. Micro, 3/2013, 142-144.
- Campostrini, I., Demartin, F., Russo, M. (2014): Helvite e un probabile nuovo minerale del gruppo del pirocloro alla cava San Vito (Ercolano). GMT 2014 Giornate Mineralogiche di Tavagnasco, 6-8 giugno 2014. Plinius, 40, 149.

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