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Legrena Cove, Sounion area, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Legrena CoveCove
Sounion areaArea
Lavrion District MinesGroup of Mining Districts (Abandoned)
LavreotikiMunicipality
East AtticaRegional Unit
AtticaAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 39' 39'' North , 23° 58' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Legrená289 (2014)1.6km
Thymári723 (2014)4.8km
Káto Soúnion127 (2014)5.6km
Agios Gerásimos281 (2014)7.0km
Palaiá Fókaia2,713 (2014)7.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
, Περιοχή Σουνίου, Λαύριο, Αττική, Ελλάδα


Small alpine-type clefts and quartz veins in schist in the cove area (in which also slags occur on the beach, see Legrena Cove slag locality).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection; Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection; Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection; Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection; Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Fritz Schreiber collection
Synchysite-(Ce)
Formula: CaCe(CO3)2F
Reference: Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G. and Tzeferis, P. (2018): Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt 29 (5), 32-77 (in German).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Synchysite-(Ce)5.BD.20cCaCe(CO3)2F
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Synchysite-(Ce)16a.1.3.1CaCe(CO3)2F
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AnataseTiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O BrookiteTiO2
O Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
FFluorine
F Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
Ce Synchysite-(Ce)CaCe(CO3)2F

References

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Rieck, B., Kolitsch, U., Voudouris, P., Giester, G., and Tzeferis, P. (2018) Weitere Neufunde aus Lavrion, Griechenland. Mineralien-Welt, 29(5), 32-77 (in German).

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