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Monte Bossea Mine, Ne, Genoa, Liguria, Italyi
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Monte Bossea MineMine
NeValley
GenoaMetropolitan City
LiguriaAdministrative Region
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 21' 8'' North , 9° 25' 29'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Frisolino110 (2014)2.4km
Conscenti742 (2014)2.5km
Ne106 (2014)3.0km
Montedomenico222 (2014)4.6km
Mezzanego1,303 (2012)5.1km


A manganese mine.

GPS coordinates are for the mountain, not for the mine itself.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Axinite-(Mn)
Formula: Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Ganophyllite
Formula: (K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Antofilli, Borgo, Palenzona, 1985. I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.
Tinzenite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Reference: [MinRec 32:356]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Manganoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Kutnohorite5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Axinite-(Mn)9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Ganophyllite9.EG.30(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
Tinzenite9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Axinite-(Mn)56.2.2.3Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Tinzenite56.2.2.4Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Ganophyllite74.1.2.1(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Manganoan Calcite
-(Ca,Mn)CO3
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
H Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
H Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
BBoron
B TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
B Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
OOxygen
O TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O CalciteCaCO3
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
O Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
AlAluminium
Al TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Al Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Al Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Si BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Si Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
CaCalcium
Ca TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Ca Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Ca Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
MnManganese
Mn TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Mn BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn Axinite-(Mn)Ca2Mn2+Al2BSi4O15(OH)
Mn Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

References

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Antofilli, Mario, Borgo, Emilio, and Palenzona, Andrea (1985) I nostri minerali. Geologia e mineralogia in Liguria. Edizioni Melita, La Spezia.

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