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Salemas quarry, Lousa, Loures, Lisbon, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Salemas quarryQuarry (Abandoned)
Lousa- not defined -
Loures- not defined -
LisbonDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 52' 42'' North , 9° 12' 7'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Quarry (Abandoned) - last checked 2018
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Venda do Pinheiro4,950 (2018)5.6km
Loures66,231 (2018)6.0km
Santo Antão do Tojal4,156 (2012)6.2km
Almargem8,271 (2012)7.2km
Caneças10,978 (2016)7.6km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Pedreira das Salemas, Lousa, Loures, Distrito de Lisboa, Portugal


Abandoned limestone quarry in the vicinity of Salemas.
Contact zones limestone/basaltic rocks.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rui Nunes' collection
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Rui Nunes' collection
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Rui Nunes' collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O CalciteCaCO3
NaSodium
Na Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
AlAluminium
Al Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
SiSilicon
Si Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
CARDOSO, JOÃO LUÍS: Le Daim dans le Pléistocène du Portugal; Comunicações dos Serviços Geológicos de Portugal - Tomo 75 (1989), pp. 111-118.
M. T. ANTUNES; J. M. PEIXOTO CABRAL; J. L. CARDOSO; J. PAIS; A. MONGE SOARES: Paleolítico médio e superior em Portugal, datas 14C, estado actual dos conhecimentos, síntese e discussão. Ciências da Terra (UNL) Lisboa No. 10 pp. 127-138 (1989).


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