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Forno Pass, Devero Alp, Baceno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Forno PassPass
Devero AlpAlpine Pasture
BacenoCommune
Verbano-Cusio-Ossola ProvinceProvince
PiedmontRegion
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° North , 8° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~6km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Passo del Forno, Alpe Devero, Baceno, Valle Devero, Valle Antigorio, Val d'Ossola, Provincia del Verbano-Cusio-Ossola, Piemonte, Italia


Minerals are found in gneiss and amphibolites.

SEM-WDS analysis of stilbite-Ca has shown that Ca is the dominant extra-framework cation, accompanied by significant amounts of K and Sr, minor Na, and traces of Ba and Mg (Bosio & Lovskaya, 2007).

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: - Albertini, C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Alberto Vaghi's collection
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: - Albertini, C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp. ;
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Alberto Vaghi's collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: - Albertini, C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: - Albertini, C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: - Albertini, C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.
Rutile var. Sagenite (of Saussure)
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Alberto Vaghi's collection
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: Bosio P., Lovskaya E.V. (2007): Nuovi dati sulla composizione di alcune zeoliti del Piemonte. In: Piccoli G.C., Maletto G., Bosio P., Lombardo B. - Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d’Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo “F.Eusebio”, Ed., Alba, pages 482-483; Piccoli G.C., Maletto G., Bosio P., Lombardo B. (2007): Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Ed., Alba, page 371.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Formula: M6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
Reference: Albertini C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.;
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: - Albertini, C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var. Sagenite (of Saussure)4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Stilbite subgroup'-M6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Rutile
var. Sagenite (of Saussure)
-TiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-M6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
H Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O BrookiteTiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Rutile var. Sagenite (of Saussure)TiO2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Al Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Si Stilbite subgroupM6-7[Al8-9Si27-28O72] · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Rutile var. Sagenite (of Saussure)TiO2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Mattioli V. (1979): Minerali Ossolani. Ed. Arti Grafiche Medesi, Milano, 268 pp.
Albertini C. (1991): L'Alpe Devero ed i suoi minerali. Edizioni Grafica P.G.A., Dormelletto (Novara), 299 pp.
Bosio P., Lovskaya E.V. (2007): Nuovi dati sulla composizione di alcune zeoliti del Piemonte. In: Piccoli G.C., Maletto G., Bosio P., Lombardo B. - Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d’Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo “F.Eusebio”, Ed., Alba, pages 482-483.
Piccoli G.C., Maletto G., Bosio P., 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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