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Sulphur from
Poás Volcano, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

Classification
Species:Sulphur
Formula:S8
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Prosser, J.T., Carr, M.J. (1987) Poás volcano, Costa Rica: Geology of the summit region and spatial and temporal variations among the most recent lavas. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 33(1-3), 131-146.; Rodríguez, A., & van Bergen, M. J. (2017). Superficial alteration mineralogy in active volcanic systems: An example of Poás volcano, Costa Rica. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 346, 54-80.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sulphur data
Locality Data:Click here to view Poás Volcano, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica
Nearest other occurrences of Sulphur
47.6km (29.6 miles) Cueva Los Minerales, Irazú Volcano, Cartago Province, Costa Rica
48.6km (30.2 miles) Irazú Volcano, Cartago Province, Costa Rica
 
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