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Vesuvianite from
Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:[Lapis 1994:5 p.13-23,58]; Min Rec (1996) 27:109-114
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sodalite8 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Sodalite at this locality.
Grossular4 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Grossular at this locality.
Nepheline3 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Nepheline at this locality.
Phlogopite2 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Phlogopite at this locality.
Diopside2 photos of Vesuvianite associated with Diopside at this locality.
Garnet Group1 photo of Vesuvianite associated with Garnet Group at this locality.
Anorthite1 photo of Vesuvianite associated with Anorthite at this locality.
Wollastonite-1A1 photo of Vesuvianite associated with Wollastonite-1A at this locality.
Andradite-Grossular Series1 photo of Vesuvianite associated with Andradite-Grossular Series at this locality.
Davyne1 photo of Vesuvianite associated with Davyne at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (30 photos)
Localities for Vesuvianite in this Region
San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
San Vito quarry, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Ottaviano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Lagno di Pollena, Pollena - Trocchia area, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Pollena quarries, Pollena - Trocchia area, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
1.1km (0.7 miles) Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
2.0km (1.2 miles) Pollena quarries, Pollena - Trocchia area, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
2.1km (1.3 miles) Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
4.1km (2.5 miles) San Vito quarry, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
9.2km (5.7 miles) Villa Inglese quarries, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
 
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