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Noce Santella, San Polo Matese, Campobasso Province, Molise, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 27' 27'' North , 14° 28' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.45770,14.47699
GeoHash:G#: sr67c7jud
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Noce Santella, San Polo Matese, Provincia di Campobasso, Molise, Italia

Old manganese mine in Miocene sediments of the Matese Mountains, located at 2 km from San Polo Matese. The mine was included in La Foce mining concession, that covered in total a surface area of 1300 hectares in the territory of the municipalities of Bojano, Campochiaro, and San Polo Matese.

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1 valid mineral.

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Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Frongia A. (1939): Miniere manganesifere nel Matese. Materie prime d\'Italia e dell\'Impero, IV, 11, 495-506.
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Frongia A. (1939): Miniere manganesifere nel Matese. Materie prime d\'Italia e dell\'Impero, IV, 11, 495-506.

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H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)


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Frongia, A. (1939) Miniere manganesifere nel Matese. Materie prime d'Italia e dell'Impero, IV, 11, 495-506.
Boni, M., di Nocera, S. (1977) The geological significance of the manganese-ore mineral facies in the Miocene of the Matese Mountains (Central-Southern Apennines, Italy). Mineralium Deposita, 12, 281-292.

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