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Gorno, Riso Valley, Seriana Valley, Bergamo Province, Lombardy, Italyi
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Shipping to the 12 th km of the main gallery of the mine or Monica Rice-Parina

Gorno, Riso Valley, Seriana Valley, Bergamo Province, Lombardy, Italy
Shipping to the 12 th km of the main gallery of the mine or Monica Rice-Parina

Gorno, Riso Valley, Seriana Valley, Bergamo Province, Lombardy, Italy
Shipping to the 12 th km of the main gallery of the mine or Monica Rice-Parina

Gorno, Riso Valley, Seriana Valley, Bergamo Province, Lombardy, Italy
Shipping to the 12 th km of the main gallery of the mine or Monica Rice-Parina

Gorno, Riso Valley, Seriana Valley, Bergamo Province, Lombardy, Italy
Shipping to the 12 th km of the main gallery of the mine or Monica Rice-Parina

Gorno, Riso Valley, Seriana Valley, Bergamo Province, Lombardy, Italy
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 52' 1'' North , 9° 49' 8'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Villa d'Oneta302 (2014)0.4km
Oneta714 (2012)0.5km
Chignolo d'Oneta104 (2014)1.1km
Riso139 (2014)1.8km
Gorno1,778 (2012)1.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Gorno, Val del Riso, Val Seriana, Bergamo, Lombardia, Italia


Pb-Zn mines.

It is possible to visit the mine, with the carers of Ecomuseo Miniere di Gorno (call the number 035 - 707145 or 320 1662040). Every first Sunday of the month it is possible to visit the "Costa Jels Mine", meeting point 2 pm, Gorno Piazzale 5°, Bersaglieri (central Place of the country) - 24020 Gorno BG.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


27 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: - Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1019; AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Paolo Capitanio collection, analized by Federico Pezzotta
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Galena
Formula: PbS
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Scherillo A. (1933): Calamina sopra la wulfenite della Val Seriana. Periodico di Mineralogia - Roma pp. 311.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: "Spectre" Raman analysis 26/11/2007 - Gianni Peracchi collection
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Gianni Peracchi Collection
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Reference: Gianni Peracchi Collection
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Maida, F. (2002): Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Boeris, G. (1890) VII. Note di mineralogia italiana. Pirite di alcune nuove località. Gorno (Prov. di Bergamo). Giornale di mineralogia, cristallografia e petrografia, 1, 104-106.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P. Capitanio collection 1998
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Castelletti S. (2009): Valle Seriana superiore seguendo il sentiero alto Serio. Agostinelli S. Furia L. Ravagnani D. Valenti E. - Castelletti grafica immagine - Ponte Nossa - 68 pp
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Scherillo A. (1933): Calamina sopra la wulfenite della Val Seriana. Periodico di Mineralogia - Roma pp. 311.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Meneghinite2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Plattnerite4.DB.05PbO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Meneghinite3.3.5.1Pb13CuSb7S24
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Plattnerite4.4.1.6PbO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
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 Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CalciteCaCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C StrontianiteSrCO3
OOxygen
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O CerussitePbCO3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CelestineSrSO4
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O PlattneritePbO2
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
S GreenockiteCdS
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S AnglesitePbSO4
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S CelestineSrSO4
S AcanthiteAg2S
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
SbAntimony
Sb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PlattneritePbO2

References

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Boeris, G. (1890) VII. Note di mineralogia italiana. Pirite di alcune nuove località. Gorno (Prov. di Bergamo). Giornale di mineralogia, cristallografia e petrografia, 1, 104-106.
Palache, C., Berman, H., and Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1019.
Appiani, R., Bogni, G., Gentile, P., Vignola, P., and Gruppo Orobico Minerali (1992) Le miniere di zinco della Val Seriana (BG). Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 1992(4), 183-202.
Maida, F. (2002) Descrizione delle specie e varietà di minerali e loro ritrovamento nella bergamasca. G.O.M. Gruppo Orobico Minerali - Novecento Grafico, Ed., Bergamo 82 pp.
Castelletti, S. (2009) Valle Seriana superiore seguendo il sentiero alto Serio. Agostinelli S. Furia L. Ravagnani D. Valenti E. - Castelletti grafica immagine - Ponte Nossa - 68 pp.

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