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Lower dumps, Alto das Quelhas do Gestoso Mine, Gestoso, Manhouce, São Pedro do Sul, Viseu, Portugali
Regional Level Types
Lower dumpsMine Dump
Alto das Quelhas do Gestoso Mine- not defined -
Gestoso- not defined -
Manhouce- not defined -
São Pedro do Sul- not defined -
ViseuDistrict
PortugalCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Escombreiras de baixo (do vale), Alto das Quelhas do Gestoso Mine, Gestoso, Manhouce, São Pedro do Sul, Distrito de Viseu, Portugal
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 51' 38'' North , 8° 14' 31'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.86060,-8.24210
GeoHash:G#: ez60kqqq1
Locality type:Mine Dump
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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7 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Covellite'2.CA.05aCuS
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Stolzite'7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Carminite'8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
'Mimetite'8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
'Scorodite'8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O StolzitePb(WO4)
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu CovelliteCuS
AsArsenic
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
WTungsten
W StolzitePb(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb StolzitePb(WO4)

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
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3136058
Palaeozoic granite

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Granite group

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]

Cambrian
485.4 - 541 Ma



ID: 3193156
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cambrian (485.4 - 541 Ma)

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]

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