Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Ayas Valley, Aosta Valley, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Ayas ValleyValley
Aosta ValleyAutonomous Region

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Lock Map
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° North , 7° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Val d'Ayas, Valle d'Aosta (Vallée d'Aoste), Italia

No description has been added for this locality. Can you add one?

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Au
Reference: Nicolis de Robilant S.B. (1784-85): Essai géographique suivi d'une topographie souterraine, minéralogique et d'une docimasie des États de S.M. en terre ferme. Mem. R. Acc. Sci. Torino [Mém. Acad. R. Sci. Turin], 1 (1786, pt. 1), 191-304; Balbo P. (1784-85): Catalogue des rivières aurifères des états du Roi en terre ferme. Mem. R. Acc. Sci. Torino [Mém. Acad. R. Sci. Turin], 2 (1786, pt. 2), 414-418; Barelli V. (1835): Cenni di statistica mineralogica degli Stati di S.M. il Re di Sardegna, ovvero Catalogo ragionato della raccolta formatasi presso l'Azienda Generale dell'Interno. Tipografia Giuseppe Fodratti, Torino, 686 pp.
Formula: NiSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Boscardin M., Colmelet G. (1977) - Morenosite della Val d'Ayas - Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, Milano, vol. 8, fasc. 2 - 1977

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Morenosite7.CB.40NiSO4 · 7H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Morenosite29.6.11.3NiSO4 · 7H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

H MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
O MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
S MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
Ni MorenositeNiSO4 · 7H2O
Au GoldAu

Localities in this Region
Show map

This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: June 16, 2019 12:12:12
Go to top of page