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Monteiro Mine, Cabração, Ponte de Lima, Viana do Castelo, Portugali
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Monteiro MineMine
Cabração- not defined -
Ponte de Lima- not defined -
Viana do CasteloDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina do Monteiro, Cabração, Ponte de Lima, Distrito de Viana do Castelo, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 49' 43'' North , 8° 39' 24'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.82863,-8.65683
GeoHash:G#: ez3vgn8m3
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Sn Mine.

Opened on 11-08-1937 by 'Compagnie Française des Mines', closed on 16-01-1992.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,601 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Dufrénite
Formula: Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Evansite
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Kryzhanovskite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Laueite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Olenite
Formula: Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Description: There is no Olenite at Monteiro mine. The olenites are from another place in Cabração
Reference: Monteiro collection
Phosphosiderite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Pedro Alves collection
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Pedro Alves collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Cacoxenite'8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
'Dufrénite'8.DK.15Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
'Evansite'8.DF.10Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
'Kryzhanovskite'8.CC.05(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
'Laueite'8.DC.30Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
'Phosphosiderite'8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
'Rockbridgeite'8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
'Strengite'8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Microcline'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Olenite' ?9.CK.05Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
'Schorl'9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Kryzhanovskite40.3.2.2(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Phosphosiderite40.4.3.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Rockbridgeite41.9.2.1Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Evansite42.1.2.1Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Dufrénite42.9.1.2Ca0.5Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Laueite42.11.10.1Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Olenite ?61.3.1.7Na(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
H EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
H Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
H LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
H OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
H PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
H RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
BBoron
B OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O CassiteriteSnO2
O DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
O EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
O LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
O PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
O RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Al EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si OleniteNa(Al3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3O3(OH)
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
P DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
P EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
P LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
P PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
P RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MnManganese
Mn Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
Mn LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
FeIron
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Fe DufréniteCa0.5Fe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)6 · 2H2O
Fe Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
Fe LaueiteMn2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2 · 8H2O
Fe PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3155894
Palaeozoic granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Granite 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]

Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3189819
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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

References

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Valente, T; Leal Gomes, C.; Trabulo, L.C. (1998) – Ordenamento da actividade extractiva na área envolvente do depósito pegmatítico da Cabração (Ponte de Lima-N Portugal) – Ciclos de depreciação e revalorização dos georrecursos. Actas do V Congresso Nacional de Geologia. Lisboa. pp.70-73.


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