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Herdade do Canal e Cerro do Seixo Mine, Castro Verde, Castro Verde, Beja, Portugali
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Herdade do Canal e Cerro do Seixo MineMine
Castro Verde- not defined -
Castro Verde- not defined -
BejaDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Mina da Herdade do Canal e Cerro do Seixo, Castro Verde, Castro Verde, Distrito de Beja, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 46' 38'' North , 7° 59' 28'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.77738,-7.99120
GeoHash:G#: eydqfjhvp
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Inactive Mn mine.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,603 mineral species & varietal names listed

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Psilomelane'
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 693Mn
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: LNEG - Laboratório Nacional de Energia e Geologia, Siorminp ID 693Mn

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Pyrolusite'4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
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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Early Carboniferous - Late Devonian
323.2 - 382.7 Ma



ID: 3131252
Late Devonian meta-rhyolite

Age: Paleozoic (323.2 - 382.7 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{meta-rhyolite}, Minor{meta-basalt group,shale/slate,quartzite}

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]

Neoproterozoic - Mesoproterozoic
541 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3191847
Mesoproterozoic-Neoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)

Comments: Zona De Ossa Morena

Lithology: Orthogneiss/paragneiss/metavolcanic gneiss

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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