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Pedras do Montinho e da Ribeira Mine, Castro Verde, Castro Verde, Beja, Portugali
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Pedras do Montinho e da Ribeira MineMine
Castro Verde- not defined -
Castro Verde- not defined -
BejaDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina das Pedras do Montinho e da Ribeira, Castro Verde, Castro Verde, Distrito de Beja, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 45' 4'' North , 8° 13' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.75130,-8.22103
GeoHash:G#: eydnubmtk
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Fe-Mn mine.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,601 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Psilomelane'
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 670Mn
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 670Mn
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 670Mn
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 670Mn

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Psilomelane-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
MnManganese
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2

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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Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 3153052
Kulm

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Major:{meta-sandstone}, Minor{shale/slate,meta-limestone}

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]

Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187108
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

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