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Costa dei Cavalieri, Fortunago, Pavia Province, Lombardy, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° 54' 44'' North , 9° 11' 51'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 44.91244,9.19771
GeoHash:G#: spyx9219f
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Costa dei Cavalieri, Fortunago, Provincia di Pavia, Lombardia, Italia


Costa dei Cavalieri is a village of the municipality of Fortunago, located at an altitude of 522 m a.s.l., 1.70 km from the town of Fortunago.

Septarian concretions are found in cultivated fields of corn or wheat; they are unearthed by the farmers when plowing the fields.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Giovanni Scapin Collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Beatrizzotti, G., Boni, A., Vanossi, M. (1964) Sulla posizione stratigrafica delle septarie nell'estremo nord-occidentale dell'Appennino e nelle colline di Casale. Atti dell'Istituto geologico dell'Università di Pavia, 15, 24-31; Vanossi, M. (1964) Il problema delle septarie. Atti dell'Istituto geologico dell'Università di Pavia, 15, 38-88; Emiliani, G. (1994) De septaria: guida alle septarie e ai loro minerali e macrofossili. Grafiche Galeati, Imola, 246 pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Giovanni Scapin Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O

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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Eocene - Jurassic
33.9 - 201.3 Ma



ID: 3133906
Jurassic claystone

Age: Phanerozoic (33.9 - 201.3 Ma)

Lithology: Claystone

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]

Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3186389
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 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]

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References

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Beatrizzotti, G., Boni, A., Vanossi, M. (1964) Sulla posizione stratigrafica delle septarie nell'estremo nord-occidentale dell'Appennino e nelle colline di Casale. Atti dell'Istituto geologico dell'Università di Pavia, 15, 24-31.
Vanossi, M. (1964) Il problema delle septarie. Atti dell'Istituto geologico dell'Università di Pavia, 15, 38-88.
Emiliani, G. (1994) De septaria: guida alle septarie e ai loro minerali e macrofossili. Grafiche Galeati, Imola, 246 pp.

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