|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||47° 37' 3'' North , 23° 44' 1'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||47.61750,23.73361|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Dănești, satul Dănești|
Geographical location: located in the southern area of the Gutâi Mountains, 18 km ESE of Baia Mare, 7 km SE of Baia Sprie locality and 3 km NW of Șurdești village.
Geological investigations: Neogene magmatic rocks, 'biotite'-quartz andesites, piroxene-hornblende andesite-"Mogoșa" type, dacites and rhyodacites.
Metallogenetic unit: sub-province associated to Neogene magmatism, Gutâi Metallogenetic District.
Development status: the main occurrence of "Dănești" dacite type with presence of 'biotite' (Marias, 2005). Extensive plaque of chalcedony deposition over dacite/rhyodacite. The only occurrence in the South Gutâi Region that has been identified the amethyst in the second stage crystallization over chalcedony.
8 valid minerals.
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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0 - 66 Ma
|Cenozoic volcanic rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)
Lithology: Felsic volcanic 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. 
2.588 - 23.03 Ma