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Alba Lower Ibón, Benasque, Huesca, Aragón, Spaini
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Alba Lower Ibón- not defined -
BenasqueTown
HuescaProvince
AragónAutonomous Community
SpainCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 39' 53'' North , 0° 36' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Benasque2,231 (2012)9.4km
Vilamós174 (2012)13.6km
Bagnères-de-Luchon3,380 (2016)14.0km
Sahún323 (2018)15.1km
Vielha5,385 (2010)16.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Ibón Inferior de Alba, Benasque, Huesca


Drain area of Alba Lower Ibón towards Esera river, 2.260 meters in height. Metamorphic outcrops, skarn type, with abundant grossular garnets.

Zona de cierre y drenaje del ibón inferior de Alba hacia el río Esera, situada a 2.260 metros de altura. Afloramientos de rocas de metamorfismo de contacto, tipo skarn, con abundantes granates grosularia.

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: - Calvo, M. (2008). Minerales de Aragón. Prames, Zaragoza, 463 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
AlAluminium
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
CaCalcium
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3

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Calvo, M. (2008). Minerales de Aragón. Prames, Zaragoza, 463 pp.

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