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Funtanedda Ulumu Quarry, Ploaghe, Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italy

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Funtanedda Ulumu Quarry, Ploaghe, Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italy - photo P. Pischedda

Funtanedda Ulumu Quarry, Ploaghe, Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italy
Funtanedda Ulumu Quarry, Ploaghe, Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italy - photo P. Pischedda

Funtanedda Ulumu Quarry, Ploaghe, Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italy
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 40' 13'' North , 8° 45' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.67028,8.75917
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Cava Funtanedda Ulumu, Ploaghe, Provincia di Sassari, Sardegna, Italia


Active quarry in volcanic rocks.


Mineral List


4 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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Pliocene - Miocene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 1378287
Miocene-Pliocene sedimentary rocks

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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



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References

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Gamboni, A., Cuccuru, S. & Carta, M. (2015) - I minerali della cava Funtanedda Ulumu, Ploaghe, Provincia di Sassari, Sardegna - Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 1/2015,16-29.

 
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