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Busa Fredda Mine, Santa Maria di Tretto (Contrada Pornaro), Tretto, Schio, Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italyi
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Busa Fredda Mine, Santa Maria di Tretto (Contrada Pornaro), Tretto, Schio-Recoaro metalliferous district, Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 44' 26'' North , 11° 21' 20'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Pornaro207 (2014)0.3km
Piane163 (2014)0.6km
Sant'Ulderico116 (2014)1.1km
Santorso5,236 (2014)2.6km
Schio33,740 (2014)3.1km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Miniera Busa Fredda, Santa Maria di Tretto (Contrada Pornaro), Tretto, Schio, Provincia di Vicenza (Vicentino), Veneto, Italia


Ancient mine located at 397 m a.s.l., near the path connecting Santa Maria di Tretto (formerly Contrada Pornaro) to Contrada Pinzerle (Ca' Pinzerle).

The ore mineralisation is associated with baryte and silicified limestone in the Calcare di Monte Spitz formation.

Regions containing this locality

Schio-Recoaro metalliferous district, Vicenza Province, Veneto, ItalyMining District
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CerussitePbCO3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3

References

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Ferialdi, L., Perissinotto, M.L. (2003): Le miniere di argento del Tretto (Vicenza). Opera Ipogea, 1, 3-62.


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