|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||40° North , 23° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~8km|
|Locality type:||Group of Caves|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||, Χαλκιδική, Μακεδονία, Ελλάδα|
Active sulfuric acid caves which are related to a geothermal system
known as the “Aghia Paraskevi thermal springs”.
4 valid minerals.
This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Sort by Year (asc) | by Year (desc) | by Author (A-Z) | by Author (Z-A)
- Lazaridis G., Melfos V., Papadopoulou L. (2011): The first cave occurrence of orpiment (As2S3) from the sulfuric acid caves of Aghia Paraskevi (Kassandra Peninsula, N. Greece). International Journal of Speleology, 40(2), 133-139. [http://scholarcommons.usf.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1000&context=ijs]