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Costa de l'Aguda, Torà (Torà de Riubregós), La Segarra, Lleida (Lérida), Catalonia, Spain

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Name(s) in local language(s):Costa de l'Aguda, Torà (Torà de Riubregós), La Segarra, Lleida (Lérida), Catalonia (Cataluña)
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 49' 11'' North , 1° 23' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.81972,1.39250
GeoHash:G#: sp2vztjcx
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Oligocene lacustrine marls, marly limestones and limestones containing diagenetic geodes with Sr minerals. Several outcrops along the trail from the village of Torà to Mare de Déu de l'Aguda hermitage.

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Iberian Peninsula

Peninsula - 1,601 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Bareche, E (2005) "Els minerals de Catalunya. Segle XX" Ed. Grup Mineralògic Català, Barcelona, 269 p.
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Strontianite'5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anhydrite'7.AD.30CaSO4
'Celestine'7.AD.35SrSO4
'Epsomite'7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Prehnite'9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O StrontianiteSrCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S CelestineSrSO4
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3

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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Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 2508274

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Description: Gravel, sand, clay, and silt. Alluvial, playas, coastal spits

Lithology: Gravel, conglomerate, sand and silt

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

Miocene - Oligocene
5.333 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 3189183
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 33.9 Ma)

Comments: Ebro Basin; Ebro Basin

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]

Oligocene
23.03 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 3061586
Paleogene sedimentary rocks

Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 33.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Molassa de Solsona Formation

Description: Margues, limolites i gresos amb intercalacions de conglomerats. Formació Molassa de Solsona. Oligocè. English: Marl, lemoliths and sandstone with interbedded of conglomerate. Molassa de Solsona Formation. Oligocene

Reference: Institut Cartogràfic i Geològic de Catalunya. Mapa geològic comarcal de Catalunya 1:50.000. Generalitat de Catalunya. [140]

Oligocene
23.03 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 3142033
continental molasse

Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 33.9 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{sandstone}, Minor{conglomerate,marl}

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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- Albiol, R. (2001). "La celestina de Torà de Riubregós-Ivorra, La Segarra." Revista de minerales, 2(2), 23-25.


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