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Pizzo Lucendro, Lucendro Valley, Central St Gotthard Massif, Leventina, Ticino, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Pizzo Lucendro- not defined -
Lucendro ValleyValley
Central St Gotthard MassifMassif
Leventina- not defined -
TicinoCanton
SwitzerlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 32' 20'' North , 8° 31' 10'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Airolo1,559 (2016)7.2km
Andermatt1,258 (2013)12.2km
Oberwald277 (2017)12.6km
Göschenen464 (2013)15.3km
Ulrichen246 (2017)16.5km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Pizzo Lucendro, Val Lucendro, Massiccio del San Gottardo, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin), Svizzera (Schweiz; Suisse)


A 2963 m high peak, swiss coordinates 682´910 / 154´750.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Manfred Kampf collection
Bazzite
Formula: Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Reference: Alex Salzmann collection
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 224.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 44
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 168.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Alex Salzmann collection
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 224.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Manfred Kampf collection
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Manfred Kampf collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 388.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 388.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Bazzite9.CJ.05Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Bazzite61.1.1.2Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
BeBeryllium
Be BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O BrookiteTiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O HematiteFe2O3
O BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
MgMagnesium
Mg BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
ScScandium
Sc BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
TiTitanium
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BazziteBe3Sc2(Si6O18)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3

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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Paleozoic - Proterozoic
251.902 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3130389
basement

Age: to Triassic (251.902 - 2500 Ma)

Description: low grade metamorphic

Lithology: Gneiss

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]

Carboniferous
298.9 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2367598
Magmatische Gesteine, Plutonite

Age: Carboniferous (298.9 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Granite in tonalite and Quartz syenite

Reference: Geological Institute. Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500,000. isbn: 3906723399. University of Bern. [49]

Cambrian - Proterozoic
485.4 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3192233
Precambrian-Phanerozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: to Cambrian (485.4 - 2500 Ma)

Comments: Alps

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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]

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