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Los Torilejos area, Hornachuelos, Córdoba, Andalusia, Spaini
Regional Level Types
Los Torilejos areaExploration Area (Inactive)
Hornachuelos- not defined -
Córdoba- not defined -
AndalusiaAutonomous Community
SpainCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 6' 14'' North , 5° 23' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.10406,-5.39234
GeoHash:G#: eyu0v29kj
Locality type:Exploration Area (Inactive) - last checked 2018
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


These andalusites occur in several research works following some metamorphic segregation veins.

Las andalucitas aparecen en labores de investigación siguiendo algunas venas de segregación metamórfica.

Regions containing this locality

Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,603 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Calvo Rebollar, M. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Calvo Rebollar, M. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Calvo Rebollar, M. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Calvo Rebollar, M. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Kyanite'9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Silurian - Ordovician
419.2 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3191306
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 485.4 Ma)

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]

Cambrian - Mesoproterozoic
485.4 - 1600 Ma



ID: 2501389

Age: Mesoproterozoic to Cambrian (485.4 - 1600 Ma)

Description: Quartzite, gneiss, schist, slate and greywacke

Lithology: Slate, greywacke, quartzite and conglomerate

Reference: Mapa Geológico de la Península Ibérica, Baleares y Canarias a escala 1:1.000.000. Instituto Geológico y Minero de España. [77]

Early Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
511 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3161330
Esquisto-Graovaquisco Complex

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (511 - 1000 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Esquisto-Graovaquisco Complex

Description: flysch (sediments)

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{meta-sandstone,marlstone}

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]

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

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Calvo Pérez, B., Gónzález del Tánago, J. y Gónzález del Tánago, J. (1991). Los Minerales y la Minería de la Sierra Albarrana y su Entorno. Fundación ENRESA, Madrid. 203 págs.
Calvo Rebollar, M. (2018). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. IX. Silicatos. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 767 págs.

External Links

https://www.foro-minerales.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=13576 (discussion about the locality in Spanish language)


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