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Voragno, Ceres, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italyi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° North , 7° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~6km
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Voragno, Val d'Ala, Valli di Lanzo, Torino, Piemonte, Italia


Paragonite-rich calcschists, from which the polytypes phengite-2M1, muscovite-2M1 and paragonite-2M1 have been described (Chiesa et al., 1972).
This locality is located in Ala Valley, but included in the municipality of Ceres.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Chiesa, S., Liborio, G., Mottana, A., Pasquaré, G. (1972): La paragonite nei calcescisti delle Alpi: distribuzione ed interpretazione geo-petrologica. Mem. Soc. Geol. Ital., 11,1-30.
Muscovite var: Phengite
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Reference: Chiesa, S., Liborio, G., Mottana, A., Pasquaré, G. (1972): La paragonite nei calcescisti delle Alpi: distribuzione ed interpretazione geo-petrologica. Mem. Soc. Geol. Ital., 11,1-30.
'Muscovite-2M1'
Reference: Chiesa, S., Liborio, G., Mottana, A., Pasquaré, G. (1972): La paragonite nei calcescisti delle Alpi: distribuzione ed interpretazione geo-petrologica. Mem. Soc. Geol. Ital., 11,1-30.
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: as -2M1 polytype
Reference: Chiesa, S., Liborio, G., Mottana, A., Pasquaré, G. (1972): La paragonite nei calcescisti delle Alpi: distribuzione ed interpretazione geo-petrologica. Mem. Soc. Geol. Ital., 11,1-30.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Phengite9.EC.15KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Muscovite-2M1'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Muscovite
var: Phengite
-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
'Muscovite-2M1'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2

References

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- Chiesa, S., Liborio, G., Mottana, A., Pasquaré, G. (1972): La paragonite nei calcescisti delle Alpi: distribuzione ed interpretazione geo-petrologica. Mem. Soc. Geol. Ital., 11,1-30.
- Maletto, G., Piccoli G.C. (2014): Minerali in Val d’Ala. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" di Alba, Ed., Alba, 224 pp. + 1 folded map.

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