Capo Rasocolmo, Messina, Messina Province, Sicily, Italy
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° North , 15° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~16km|
|Köppen climate type:||Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Capo Rasocolmo, Messina, Provincia di Messina, Sicilia, Italia|
Late Hercynian (290 Ma) peraluminous leucogranitoids (from leucotonalite to monzogranite composition) post-tectonic (post collisonial) plutons, intruded in migmatitic paragneisses (South Calabria-Peloritani Arc).
8 valid minerals.
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Rottura, A., Caggianelli, A., Campana, R., Del Moro, A. (1993) Petrogenesis of Hercynian peraluminous granites from the Calabrian Arc, Italy. European Journal of Mineralogy, 5, 737-754.