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Cota, Viseu, Viseu, Portugali
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Name(s) in local language(s):Cota, Viseu, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 47' 49'' North , 7° 49' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.79694,-7.81917
GeoHash:G#: ez62n4f72
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Parish of Viseu municipality.

Registered mining concessions (up to 1962):
No. 2666 Borralhas no. 2 (Sn), registered on 21-08-1950
No. 2641 São Miguel (Sn), registered on 03-06-1950
No. 2642 Borralhas no. 1 (Sn), registered on 03-06-1950
No. 2643 Roxo (Sn), registered on 03-06-1950

Regions containing this locality

Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,604 mineral species & varietal names listed

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3 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3189819
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3152081
Ordovician quartzite

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{quartzite}, Minor{shale/slate,carbonates, consolidated,meta-volcanic rock group}

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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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