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Atrio del Cavallo, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italyi
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Atrio del Cavallo- not defined -
Mt VesuviusMountain
Somma-Vesuvius ComplexComplex
NaplesMetropolitan City
CampaniaRegion
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 49' 59'' North , 14° 24' 33'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.83333,14.40944
GeoHash:G#: sr60rckxk
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Massa di Somma5,573 (2014)3.2km
Pollena Trocchia11,880 (2014)3.2km
Sant'Anastasia20,733 (2015)4.0km
San Sebastiano al Vesuvio9,167 (2014)4.0km
Marra-Marciano315 (2014)5.0km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Avogadrite
Formula: (K,Cs)[BF4]
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Euchlorine
Formula: KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Ferruccite
Formula: Na[BF4]
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Malladrite
Formula: Na2[SiF6]
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Mitscherlichite
Formula: K2CuCl4 · 2H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Nahcolite
Formula: NaHCO3
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Sassolite
Formula: H3BO3
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Reference: Russo, M., Punzo, I. (2004): I minerali del Somma-Vesuvio, AMI

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Group 3 - Halides
Avogadrite3.CA.10(K,Cs)[BF4]
Ferruccite3.CA.05Na[BF4]
Malladrite3.CH.05Na2[SiF6]
Mitscherlichite3.CJ.15K2CuCl4 · 2H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Nahcolite5.AA.15NaHCO3
Group 6 - Borates
Sassolite6.AA.05H3BO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K)7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Aphthitalite7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Euchlorine7.BC.30KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Metavoltine7.DF.35Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
AmBX4
Avogadrite11.2.2.1(K,Cs)[BF4]
Ferruccite11.2.3.1Na[BF4]
AmBX4·xH2O
Mitscherlichite11.3.2.1K2CuCl4 · 2H2O
AmBX6
Malladrite11.5.2.1Na2[SiF6]
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nahcolite13.1.1.1NaHCO3
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
AmBn[XO3]p
Sassolite24.3.1.1H3BO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Metavoltine29.4.6.1Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K)29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Euchlorine30.3.1.1KNaCu3(SO4)3O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
H MitscherlichiteK2CuCl4 · 2H2O
H NahcoliteNaHCO3
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H SassoliteH3BO3
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
BBoron
B Avogadrite(K,Cs)[BF4]
B FerrucciteNa[BF4]
B SassoliteH3BO3
CCarbon
C NahcoliteNaHCO3
OOxygen
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
O MitscherlichiteK2CuCl4 · 2H2O
O NahcoliteNaHCO3
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O SassoliteH3BO3
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
FFluorine
F Avogadrite(K,Cs)[BF4]
F FerrucciteNa[BF4]
F MalladriteNa2[SiF6]
NaSodium
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
Na FerrucciteNa[BF4]
Na MalladriteNa2[SiF6]
Na MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Na NahcoliteNaHCO3
AlAluminium
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
SiSilicon
Si MalladriteNa2[SiF6]
SSulfur
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
S SulphurS8
S EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
S CovelliteCuS
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S RealgarAs4S4
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
ClChlorine
Cl MitscherlichiteK2CuCl4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
K EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
K Avogadrite(K,Cs)[BF4]
K MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
K MitscherlichiteK2CuCl4 · 2H2O
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
CuCopper
Cu EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MitscherlichiteK2CuCl4 · 2H2O
AsArsenic
As RealgarAs4S4

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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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3159060
Quaternary tephrite

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{tephrite, basanite}, Minor{phonolitic tephrite, tephritic phonolite,tuff group,nephelinic, leucitic and analcitic rocks}

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]

Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 3187236
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Lithology: Intermediate volcanic 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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