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Serra D'Arga, Ponte de Lima, Viana do Castelo, Portugali
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Name(s) in local language(s):Serra D'Arga, Ponte de Lima, Distrito de Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 47' 46'' North , 8° 42' 7'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.79638,-8.70203
GeoHash:G#: ez3vcbz3s
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Some old mines in the area:

W Sn - Castelhão
Sn - Corzes
Sn - Rasas

Regions containing this locality

Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,601 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses collection
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses collection
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses collection
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses collection
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses collection
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: LNEG Museu de Jazigos Minerais Portugueses collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Corundum'4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
'Ferberite'4.DB.30FeWO4
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Dravite'9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Paragonite'9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Tantalite-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O CorundumAl2O3
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O FerberiteFeWO4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
WTungsten
W FerberiteFeWO4
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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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Early Devonian - Silurian
393.3 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3130591
Silurian phyllite

Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 443.8 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{quartzite,greenschist,meta-sediment group}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Silurian - Ordovician
419.2 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3186504
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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