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Piodé Mine, Besano, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Piodé MineMine (Abandoned)
Besano- not defined -
Ceresio ValleyValley
Varese ProvinceProvince
LombardyRegion
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 53' 42'' North , 8° 54' 17'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned) - last checked 2019
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Besano2,594 (2014)1.3km
Cuasso al Piano1,727 (2014)2.0km
Porto Ceresio2,917 (2014)2.1km
Borgnana320 (2014)2.4km
Zerbi102 (2014)2.7km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Miniera di Piodé, Besano, Valceresio (Val Ceresio), Provincia di Varese, Lombardia, Italia


Old fluorite mine.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Gramaccioli et al., 1981. Guida ai minerali. F. Fabbri Ed., Milano
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
ClChlorine
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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