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Castellón, Valencian Community, Spaini
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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Castelló de la Plana180,005 (2016)
Vila-real51,205 (2018)
Burriana34,565 (2012)
Vinaròs28,273 (2012)
Benicarló26,655 (2012)
Onda25,691 (2015)
Other Languages:
French:
Castellón, Communauté valencienne, Espagne
German:
Provinz Castellón, Valencianische Gemeinschaft, Spanien
Italian:
provincia di Castellón, Comunità Valenciana, Spagna
Russian:
Кастельон, Валенсия, Испания
Simplified Chinese:
卡斯特利翁省, 巴倫西亞自治區, 西班牙
Spanish:
Castellón, Comunidad Valenciana, España
Albanian:
Provinca Castellón, Komuniteti i Valencias, Spanja
Arabic:
كاستيون, منطقة بلنسية, إسبانيا
Aragonese:
Provincia de Castellón, País Valencián, Espanya
Asturian:
Castelló, Comunidá Valenciana, España
Basque:
Castellón, Valentziako Erkidegoa, Espainia
Belarusian:
Кастэльён, Валенсія, Іспанія
Bengali:
ক্যাস্টেল্লন প্রদেশ, স্পেন
Breton:
Proviñs Castelló, Kumuniezh València, Spagn
Catalan:
Castelló, País Valencià, Espanya
Cebuano:
Província de Castelló, Comunitat Valenciana, Espanya
Croatian:
Castellón, Valencijska Zajednica, Španjolska
Czech:
Provincie Castellón, Valencijské společenství, Španělsko
Danish:
Castellón, Valencia, Spanien
Dutch:
Castellón, Valencia, Spanje
Esperanto:
Provinco Castelló, Valencilando, Hispanio
Estonian:
Castellóni provints, Valencia autonoomne piirkond, Hispaania
Farsi/Persian:
استان کاستلیون, بخش خودمختار والنسیا, اسپانیا
Finnish:
Castellón, Valencia, Espanja
Galician:
Provincia de Castelló, Comunidade Valenciana, España
Georgian:
კასტელონის პროვინცია, ვალენსიის ავტონომიური გაერთიანება, ესპანეთი
Greek:
Επαρχία της Καστελιό, Βαλενθιανική Κοινότητα, Ισπανία
Gujarati:
કેસ્ટેલોન પ્રાંત, વૅલેન્શિયા નો પ્રદેશ, સ્પેન
Hebrew:
מחוז קאסטיון, ולנסיה, ספרד
Hindi:
कास्टेलोन प्रांत, वैलेंसियाई समुदाय, स्पेन
Hungarian:
Castellón, Valencia, Spanyolország
Indonesian:
Provinsi Castellón, Wilayah Valencia, Spanyol
Interlingua:
Provincia Castellon, Espania
Japanese:
カステリョン県, バレンシア州, スペイン
Kannada:
ಕ್ಯಾಸ್ಟೆಲ್ಲನ್ ಪ್ರಾಂತ್ಯ, ಸ್ಪೇನ್
Kapampangan:
Castellón, Espanya
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Кастельон, Валенсия, Испания
Korean:
카스테욘주, 발렌시아 지방, 스페인
Latvian:
Kastelo province, Valensijas apgabals, Spānija
Lithuanian:
Kasteljono provincija, Valensija, Ispanija
Luxembourgish:
Provënz Castellón, Autonom Gemeinschaft Valencia, Spuenien
Macedonian:
Кастелјон, Валенсија, Шпанија
Malay:
Wilayah Castellón, Komuniti Valencia, Sepanyol
Marathi:
कास्टेलोन प्रांत, वालेन्सिया, स्पेन
Mingrelian:
კასტელონიშ პროვინცია, ვალენსიაშ ავტონომიური გოართოიანაფა, ესპანეთი
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Castellón Séng, Valencia Siā-lí, Se-pan-gâ
Northern Sami:
Castellón eanangoddi, Spánia
Norwegian:
Castellón, Comunitat Valenciana, Spania
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Provinsen Castellón, Regionen Valencia, Spania
Occitan:
Castelló, País Valencian, Espanha
Polish:
Castellón, Walencja, Hiszpania
Portuguese:
Castellón, Comunidade Valenciana, Espanha
Romanian:
Provincia Castellón, Comunitatea Valenciană, Spania
Scots:
Province o Castellón, Valencie Commonty, Spain
Scottish Gaelic:
Castelló, Co-chomann València, An Spàinn
Serbian:
Покрајина Кастељон, Валенсијанска Заједница, Шпанија
Serbo-Croatian:
Castellón, Valencijska Zajednica, Španija
Sinhalese:
කැස්ටෙලෝන් පළාත, ස්පාඤ්ඤය
Swahili:
Mkoa wa Castellón, Hispania
Swedish:
Castellón, Valencia, Spanien
Tamil:
காஸ்டெல்லோன் மாகாணம், வளன்சியான் மாநிலம், எசுப்பானியா
Telugu:
కాస్టెలాన్ ప్రావిన్స్, స్పెయిన్
Thai:
จังหวัดกัสเตยอน, แคว้นบาเลนเซีย, ประเทศสเปน
Turkish:
Castellón, Valensiya, İspanya
Ukrainian:
Кастельйон, Валенсія, Іспанія
Urdu:
صوبہ کاستیلون, ویلنسیائی کمیونٹی, ہسپانیہ
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Castellón, Valencialar mamlakati, Ispaniya
Vietnamese:
Castellón, Cộng đồng Valencia, Tây Ban Nha
Waray:
Provincia de Castellón, Comunidad Valenciana, Espanya
Welsh:
Talaith Castellón, Valencia, Sbaen


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110 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Adamite ?
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite ?
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Aerinite
Formula: (Ca5.1Na0.5)(Fe3+,Al,Fe2+,Mg)4(Al,Mg)6[HSi12O36(OH)12][(CO3)1.2(H2O)12]
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
'Amber'
Reference: Rui Nunes 2018
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Annabergite
Formula: Ni3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Juan Miguel Casanova
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Arthurite
Formula: CuFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Joan Vinals & Miguel Calvo (2007) Corderoite, Kenhsuite and Perroudite, mercury sulphohalides from Chovar (Xovar), Castello, Spain. Mineral Up, June 2007.
Asbolane
Formula: (Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Attikaite
Formula: Ca3Cu2Al2(AsO4)4(OH)4 · 2H2O
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Joan Rosell
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Bariopharmacosiderite
Formula: Ba0.5Fe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 5H2O
Reference: Joan Vinals & Miguel Calvo (2007) Corderoite, Kenhsuite and Perroudite, mercury sulphohalides from Chovar (Xovar), Castello, Spain. Mineral Up, June 2007.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Calvo, M. (2014) "Minerales y Minas de España", Vol. VI (Sulfatos (seleniatos, teluratos),cromatos,molibdatos y wolframatos). Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas. Madrid.
Bieberite
Formula: CoSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Joan Viñals. Barcelona University. analized
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Adrián Pesudo
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Celadonite
Formula: K(Mg,Fe2+)Fe3+(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Juan Miguel Casanova
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcophyllite
Formula: Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24 · 36H2O
Reference: Collection and photos of Adrian Pesudo
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Joan Rosell
Chenevixite
Formula: Cu2Fe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)4
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Claraite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)15(CO3)4(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)14·7H2O
Clinoatacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Clinoclase
Formula: Cu3(AsO4)(OH)3
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
'Clinozoisite-Epidote Series'
Reference: Calvo, M. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corderoite
Formula: Hg2+3S2Cl2
Cornwallite
Formula: Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Cuproroméite
Formula: Cu2Sb2(O,OH)7
Devilline
Formula: CaCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit: tiny pale blue scales on copper sulfides
Description: SEM-EDS analysis Association Jean Wyart, Paris
Reference: Georges FAVREAU collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dundasite
Formula: PbAl2(CO3)2(OH)4 · H2O
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection. Analyssed by Joan Viñals, Barcelona University
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection
Fletcherite
Formula: Cu(Ni,Co)2S4
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Graphite
Formula: C
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Heterogenite
Formula: Co3+O(OH)
Reference: Adrián Pesudo
Heterogenite var: Heubachite
Formula: (Co,Ni)O(OH)
Reference: Adrián Pesudo
Hollandite
Formula: Ba(Mn4+6Mn3+2)O16
Reference: Adrián Pesudo
Hörnesite
Formula: Mg3(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Adrián Pesudo
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Juan Miguel Casanova
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kenhsuite
Formula: Hg2+3S2Cl2
Langite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Libethenite
Formula: Cu2(PO4)(OH)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Liroconite
Formula: Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4 · 4H2O
Magnesio-riebeckite
Formula: ◻{Na2}{Mg3Fe3+2}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Manganese Oxides'
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: Francisco Mayor
Metazeunerite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2 · 8H2O
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: - Cócera, H., Menor-Salván, C. and Muñoz-Alvarado, R. (2010): Mineralogía de la concesión San Rafael, Villahermosa del Río, Castellón, España. Acopios, 1, 1-51. [http://mti-acopios.blogspot.com/ ; http://issuu.com/malacate/docs/acopios-1-1?mode=a_p]
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Joan Vinals & Miguel Calvo (2007) Corderoite, Kenhsuite and Perroudite, mercury sulphohalides from Chovar (Xovar), Castello, Spain. Mineral Up, June 2007.
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Joan Vinals & Miguel Calvo (2007) Corderoite, Kenhsuite and Perroudite, mercury sulphohalides from Chovar (Xovar), Castello, Spain. Mineral Up, June 2007.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Olivenite var: Cobaltoan Olivenite
Formula: (Cu,Co)2AsO4(OH)
Reference: Adrián Pesudo
Olivenite var: Zincian Olivenite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(AsO4)(OH)
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante; - Cócera, H., Menor-Salván, C. and Muñoz-Alvarado, R. (2010): Mineralogía de la concesión San Rafael, Villahermosa del Río, Castellón, España. Acopios, 1, 1-51. [http://mti-acopios.blogspot.com/ ; http://issuu.com/malacate/docs/acopios-1-1?mode=a_p]
Parnauite
Formula: Cu9(AsO4)2(SO4)(OH)10 · 7H2O
Perroudite
Formula: Hg5Ag4S5(I,Br)2Cl2
Reference: Viñals, J. y Calvo, M. (2007): Corderoíta, Kenhsuíta, y Perroudita. Sulfohalogenuros de Mercurio de Chóvar, Castellón. Revista de Minerales. 3(3):46-49. Barcelona
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Juan M Casanova
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Calvo, Miguel. (2015). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. VII. Fosfatos, Arseniatos y Vanadatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 479 págs.
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Pumpellyite-(Fe2+)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2(Si2O7)(SiO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Joan Rosell
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Blue Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Adrian Pesudo collection
Quartz var: Eisenkiesel
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Casanova Honrubia, Juan Miguel & Canseco Caballé, Manuel, 2002, Minerales de la Comunidad Valenciana : 237 p. Ed. Caja de Ahorros del Mediterráneo. Alicante
Quartz var: Jacinto de Compostela Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Calvo, M. (2016). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. VIII. Cuarzo y otros minerales de la sílice. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 399 págs.
Richelsdorfite
Formula: Ca2Cu5Sb(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl · 6H2O
'Roméite Group'
Formula: A2(Sb5+)2O6Z