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Mt. Solforoso, Sacrofano, Sacrofano Caldera, Metropolitan City of Rome Capital, Lazio, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Mt. SolforosoMountain
Sacrofano- not defined -
Sacrofano Caldera- not defined -
Metropolitan City of Rome CapitalMetropolitan City
LazioAdministrative Region
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Name(s) in local language(s):Monte Solforoso, Sacrofano, Caldera di Sacrofano, Provincia di Roma, Lazio, Italia
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° North , 12° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~6km
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Abandoned sulphur, potassium alum, and kaolin mines.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Del Caldo A., Moro C., Gramaccioli C.M., Boscardin M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
Halotrichite
Formula: FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Reference: Del Caldo A., Moro C., Gramaccioli C.M., Boscardin M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
Kalinite
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Del Caldo A., Moro C., Gramaccioli C.M., Boscardin M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.; Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K)7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Kalinite7.CC.15KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K)29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Kalinite29.5.4.2KAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
OOxygen
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Al KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
KPotassium
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
K KaliniteKAl(SO4)2 · 11H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe MarcasiteFeS2

References

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- Del Caldo A., Moro C., Gramaccioli C.M., Boscardin M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri Editori, Milano, 208 pp.
- Stoppani F.S., Curti E. (1982): I minerali del Lazio. Editoriale Olimpia, Firenze, 291 pp.
- Chukanov N. V., Allori R. (2008): Cancrinite-group minerals from the Sacrofano caldera, Rome, Latium, Italy. Mineralogical Almanac, 13c, 20-35.
- Чуканов Н. В., Аллори Р. (2008): Минералы группы канкринита из кальдеры Сакрофано (Лацио, Италия). Минералогический альманах, 13c, 20-35.

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