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Serra de Arga, Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo, Portugali
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Viana do Castelo- not defined -
Viana do CasteloDistrict
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 48' 57'' North , 8° 42' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.81596,-8.71138
GeoHash:G#: ez3vcu2ed
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Rubiãis548 (2011)11.4km
Vila Praia de Âncora4,987 (2012)11.7km
Ponte de Lima44,667 (2018)11.9km
Meadela9,981 (2018)14.1km
Darque8,092 (2012)15.4km


Pegmatites 50 cm thick and 2 m long

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Brazilianite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Childrenite
Formula: Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Eosphorite
Formula: Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Goyazite
Formula: SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
'K Feldspar'
Montebrasite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rosemaryite
Formula: (Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Scorzalite
Formula: Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Wyllieite
Formula: (Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Gahnite4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brazilianite8.BK.05NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Childrenite8.DD.20Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Eosphorite8.DD.20Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Goyazite8.BL.10SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Montebrasite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)(OH)
Rosemaryite8.AC.15(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Scorzalite8.BB.40Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Wyllieite8.AC.15(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)3
Rosemaryite38.2.4.3(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Wyllieite38.2.4.2(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Brazilianite41.5.7.1NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Montebrasite41.5.8.2LiAl(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Scorzalite41.10.1.2Fe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Childrenite42.7.1.1Fe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Eosphorite42.7.1.2Mn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Goyazite42.7.3.3SrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
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
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'K Feldspar'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
H ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
LiLithium
Li MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
O ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Rosemaryite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
O ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
O UraniniteUO2
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O Wyllieite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
O EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Na Rosemaryite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Na Wyllieite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Al ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Rosemaryite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Al ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al Wyllieite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Al EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P BrazilianiteNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
P ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P MontebrasiteLiAl(PO4)(OH)
P Rosemaryite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
P ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P Wyllieite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
P EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Wyllieite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
MnManganese
Mn Rosemaryite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Mn Wyllieite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe)(Fe,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Mn EosphoriteMn2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
FeIron
Fe ChildreniteFe2+Al(PO4)(OH)2 · H2O
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe Rosemaryite(Na,Ca,Mn)(Mn,Fe2+)(Fe3+,Mg)Al(PO4)3
Fe ScorzaliteFe2+Al2(PO4)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
SrStrontium
Sr GoyaziteSrAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2

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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Early Devonian - Silurian
393.3 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3130591
Silurian phyllite

Age: Paleozoic (393.3 - 443.8 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{phyllite}, Minor{quartzite,greenschist,meta-sediment group}

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]

Silurian - Ordovician
419.2 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3186504
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]

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

References

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Dias P, Leal Gomes C, Guimarães F, Hatert F (2014) Wylie reaction coronas on scorzalite in pegmatite dykes. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 265


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