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Adula Mts, Ticino, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Adula MtsMountain Range
TicinoCanton
SwitzerlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° North , 8° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~56km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mons Adula, Ticino (Tessin), Svizzera (Schweiz; Suisse)


An antique and generic locality name, dating back to the late 18th century, when Adularia was named by the monk E. Pini of Milan, Italy. At that time, the Adula Mts (Mons Adula) included the whole chain separating Ticino from Uri and Grischun, from the St Gotthard area in the west to the present Adula group in the east.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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Detailed Mineral List:

'K Feldspar'
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: [Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8

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Stalder, H.A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S., and Stuker, P. (1998) Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz. Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), 19-23.


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