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Altavilla Quarry, Altavilla Vicentina, Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italyi
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Altavilla QuarryQuarry
Altavilla Vicentina- not defined -
Vicenza ProvinceProvince
VenetoRegion
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Name(s) in local language(s):Cava di Altavilla, Altavilla Vicentina, Vicenza, Veneto, Italia
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° North , 11° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~49km
Locality type:Quarry
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


This quarry, as other quarries in this area, is in basaltic rocks, cavities in which contain beautiful zeolites.


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Apophyllite'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chabazite'
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: "Minerali del Vicentino - La natrolite" M. Boscardin, S. Pegoraro. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana n. 1 / 2000 pp. 4-11
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: "Minerali del Vicentino - La natrolite" M. Boscardin, S. Pegoraro. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana n. 1 / 2000 pp. 4-11
'Phillipsite'
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: "Minerali del Vicentino - La natrolite" M. Boscardin, S. Pegoraro. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana n. 1 / 2000 pp. 4-11
Tobermorite
Formula: [Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Reference: Antonio Zordan collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Tobermorite9.DG.10[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Phillipsite'-

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
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Tobermorite72.3.2.1[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Phillipsite'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
NaSodium
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
SiSilicon
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca Tobermorite[Ca4Si6O17 · 2H2O]·(Ca·3H2O)

References

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- De Michele, V. (1974). Guida mineralogica d'Italia. Istituto Geografico De Agostini, Novara, 2 vol.


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