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Fossa delle Felci Mt, Salina Island, Eolie Islands (Aeolian Islands), Messina Province, Sicily, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Fossa delle Felci Mt- not defined -
Salina IslandIsland
Eolie Islands (Aeolian Islands)Group of Islands
Messina ProvinceProvince
SicilyAutonomous Region
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 33' 24'' North , 14° 50' 44'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Leni450 (2014)1.8km
Rinella122 (2017)1.8km
Santa Marina Salina630 (2014)2.2km
Malfa797 (2014)2.4km
Lingua262 (2014)2.7km


Andesites, basalt-andesites and Al-rich basalts continuous suite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1993, 5, pp. 915-923.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
OOxygen
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6

References

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Malgarotto, C., Molin, G., Zanazzi, P.F. (1993) Crystal chemistry of clinopyroxenes from Filicudi and Salina (Aeolian Islands, Italy). Geothermometry and barometry. European Journal of Mineralogy, 5, 915-923.

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Wikipedia:https://it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monte_Fossa_delle_Felci
Wikidata ID:Q3322534

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