|Name(s) in local language(s):||Cós, Alcobaça, Distrito de Leiria, Portugal|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||39° 36' 7'' North , 8° 57' 21'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||39.60194,-8.95583|
|Köppen climate type:||Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate|
|Other/historical names associated with this locality:||Cós, Coz|
Old parish of Alcobaça municipality. Due to an administrative merger held in January 2013 a new and bigger parish was formed "União das Freguesias de Cós, Alpedriz e Montes".
Ancient sulphur mines "Minas do Cabeço" at Póvoa de Cós.
[39.595925,-8.982522 or 39.55.755 N 8.58.949 W]
Regions containing this locality
Peninsula - 1,606 mineral species & varietal names listed
List of minerals for each chemical element
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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5.333 - 23.03 Ma
145 - 201.3 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Jurassic (145 - 201.3 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.