Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Melfonso Shaft, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spaini
Regional Level Types
Melfonso ShaftGroup of Shafts
Prado- not defined -
Aurora veinVein
Caravia mining districtMining District
Caravia mining areaMining Area
AsturiasAutonomous Community

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° 27' 41'' North , 5° 11' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Shafts
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Caravia557 (2008)0.4km
Colunga3,868 (2012)7.2km
Ribadesella6,245 (2012)10.3km
Parres5,749 (2012)12.7km
Cangas de Onís6,623 (2012)13.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Pozo Melfonso, Prado, Filón Aurora, Caravia, Zona minera de Caravia, Principado de Asturias, España

No description has been added for this locality. Can you add one?

List of minerals for each chemical element

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2020, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: April 6, 2020 00:27:27 Page generated: March 7, 2020 20:05:21
Go to top of page