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Can Franquesa, Singuerlín outcrops, Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Barcelonès, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spaini
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Can Franquesa- not defined -
Singuerlín outcropsGroup of Outcrops
Santa Coloma de Gramenet- not defined -
Barcelonès- not defined -
Barcelona- not defined -
CataloniaAutonomous Community
SpainCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 27' 53'' North , 2° 12' 35'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Santa Coloma de Gramenet119,717 (2018)1.5km
la Trinitat Vella10,253 (2017)2.0km
Vallbona1,348 (2017)2.1km
Baró de Viver2,541 (2017)2.3km
la Trinitat Nova7,469 (2017)2.6km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Can Franquesa, Afloramientos de Singuerlín, Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Barcelonès, Barcelona, Catalunya (Cataluña), España


One of the Singuerlín outcrops http://www.mindat.org/loc-251116.html, where deep green globular fluorite aggregates have been found. They are better than classic known specimens.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Joan Rosell
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Joan Rosell
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Joan Rosell
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Joan Rosell
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Joan Rosell
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Joan Rosell
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Joan Rosell
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Joan Rosell

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Pleistocene
0.0117 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 2505053

Age: Pleistocene (0.0117 - 2.588 Ma)

Description: Conglomerate, gravel, sand, sandstone, silt and clay. Fluvial and marine terraces

Lithology: Gravel, conglomerate, sand and silt

Reference: Mapa Geológico de la Península Ibérica, Baleares y Canarias a escala 1:1.000.000. Instituto Geológico y Minero de España. [77]

Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3156599
Variscan granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{granite group}, Minor{granodiorite,tonalite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Late Paleozoic
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3186344
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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. [154]

Permian - Carboniferous
251.902 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3058614
Carboniferous-Permian intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: Granodiorites i granits alcalins. Carbonífer-Permià. English: Granodiorites and alkaline granites. Carboniferous-Permian.

Reference: Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya. Mapa geològic comarcal de Catalunya 1:50.000. Generalitat de Catalunya. [140]

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

External Links

- http://www.foro-minerales.com/forum/viewtopic.php?p=95536#95536 (information about the locality and the new find with pictures, in Spanish language)


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