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Secunda Muotta, Giuv Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 41' 33'' North , 8° 41' 29'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.69258,8.69133
Other regions containing this locality:The Alps, Europe
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Name(s) in local language(s):Secunda Muotta, Val Giuv, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrheintal, Graubünden (Grisons; Grischun), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)


Also: Secunda Motta, 2nd Muotta, Zweite Motta, etc.

Glacially rounded knob south of the Giuv glacier. Lies close to the southern boundary of the Giuv syenite intrusion in a zone that is particularly rich in alpine-type fissures.
Check overview of upper Val Giuv: http://www.mindat.org/photo-458007.html

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

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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Unknown
Ma



ID: 2367438
Metamorphe Gesteine, meist Metamagmatite

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

Lithology: Gneiss and mica schist

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

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