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Camisolo Pass Mine, Introbio, Valsassina, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Camisolo Pass MineMine
Introbio- not defined -
Valsassina- not defined -
Lecco ProvinceProvince
LombardyRegion
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 0' 9'' North , 9° 29' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Introbio1,954 (2014)4.1km
Primaluna2,124 (2014)4.1km
Valtorta117 (2014)4.9km
Rava112 (2014)5.8km
Pasturo1,911 (2014)6.4km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Miniera di Passo Camisolo, Introbio, Valsassina, Lecco, Lombardia, Italia


Pb-Zn mine, currently abandoned. It was opened following a hydothermal vein that crosses Paleozoic rocks.

For more details and the history of the Camisolo Mines, see the photos 561810 + 561813 + 561814 + 561894.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri, Ed., Milano, 208 pp.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri, Ed., Milano, 208 pp.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri, Ed., Milano, 208 pp.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri, Ed., Milano, 208 pp.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Crali M., Ravagnani D., Tabacchi G., (1975) - La miniera di Passo Camisolo e i suoi minerali - Notizie del Gruppo Min. Lombardo, Fasc. 2, Jun. 1975, pp.30-33
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Luigi Possenti Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
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
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AragoniteCaCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O AragoniteCaCO3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
S GreenockiteCdS
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AnglesitePbSO4
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2

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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Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3185977
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Comments: Dinaric Alps

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. [154]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3157547
Permian sandstone

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{conglomerate,limestone,gypsum}

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]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2367580
Magmatische Gesteine, Plutonite

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Diorite, gabbro

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Del Caldo, A., Moro, C., Gramaccioli, C.M., Boscardin, M. (1973): Guida ai Minerali. Fratelli Fabbri, Ed., Milano, 208 pp.
Rivista Mineralogica Italiana year 1975 n. 2 pg. 32 , 33 and
year 1992 n. 3 pg. 118

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