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Montemassi, Collesalvetti, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italyi
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Name in Italian:Montemassi, Collesalvetti, Provincia di Livorno, Toscana, Italia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 43° 33' 25'' North , 10° 24' 30'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 43.55719,10.40842
GeoHash:G#: spxruc75j
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Pietreto177 (2014)2.9km
Parrana San Martino217 (2014)3.5km
Nugola874 (2014)3.5km
Valle Benedetta149 (2014)3.9km
Limoncino186 (2014)4.3km


Small outcrop of brownish basaltic breccia at the conctact with a dark green chlorite mass (eastern sector of the Poggio Corbolone ophiolite).

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.
'Zeolite Group'
Reference: Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Zeolite Group'9.G0.

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Zeolite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
BBoron
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CaCalcium
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

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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Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185031
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 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]

Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 3139119
Pliocene clay

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{clay}, Minor{sand,conglomerate,limestone}

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

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Sammartino, F. (2013-2014) Primo ritrovamento di Datolite sui Monti Livornesi. Quaderni del Museo di Storia Naturale di Livorno, 25, 25-27.


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