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Pegmatite quarries, Perus, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

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Pegmatite quarries, Perus, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
View of the pegmatite quarries, in Perus, São Paulo, Brazil.

Pegmatite quarries, Perus, São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 23° 24' 57'' South , 46° 43' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -23.41583,-46.73278
GeoHash:G#: 6gyfb960z
Locality type:Group of Quarries
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Granitic pegmatites.
Several small quarries, mainly Botuquara quarry and Domingas Dell'Antonia quarry.


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21 valid minerals.

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Neoproterozoic
541 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3189927
Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic (541 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Low grade unclassified metamorphic rock

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]

Ectasian
1200 - 1400 Ma



ID: 2310381
Serra do Itaberaba Grupo

Age: Ectasian (1200 - 1400 Ma)

Lithology: Slate, metasedimentary, slate

Reference: Geological Survey of Brazil. State Geological Maps of Brazil. CPRM - Geobank. [43]

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References

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Fosfatos e Silicatos Secundários de Urânio de Perus, São Paulo - Atencio, Daniel and Hypolito, Raphael - Revista Brasileira de Geociências, março de 1994.
Atencio, D., Neumann, R., Silva, A.J.G.C., and Mascarenhas, Y.P. (1991) Phurcalite from Perus, São Paulo, Brazil, and redetermination of its crystal structure. Canadian Mineralogist (1991): 29: 95-105.

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