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Ribeira de Fanhões, Fanhões, Loures, Lisbon, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Ribeira de Fanhões- not defined -
Fanhões- not defined -
Loures- not defined -
LisbonDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 53' 33'' North , 9° 10' 52'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bucelas4,614 (2012)5.5km
Venda do Pinheiro4,950 (2018)5.6km
Santo Antão do Tojal4,156 (2012)5.8km
Milharado5,935 (2018)6.3km
Loures66,231 (2018)6.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Ribeira de Fanhões, Fanhões, Loures, Distrito de Lisboa, Portugal


This locality is included in the Lisbon Volcanic Complex, formed 72 million years ago by several important volcanic episodes. The outcrops of the LVC can be seen between Lisbon and Mafra, about 40 km to the north, showing basaltic sheets, tuffs, pyroclasts, volcanic breccias, etc., accompanied by a dense net of eruptive dykes.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rui Nunes, November 2010
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Alexandre Pedroso collection
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Rui Nunes collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Phillipsite'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Phillipsite'-
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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