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Halite from
Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy

Locality type:Volcano
Classification
Species:Halite
Formula:NaCl
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 601.; Balassone, G.; Petti, C.; Mondillo, N.; Panikorovskii, T.L.; de Gennaro, R.; Cappelletti, P.; Altomare, A.; Corriero, N.; Cangiano, M.; D’Orazio, L. (2019) Copper Minerals at Vesuvius Volcano (Southern Italy): A Mineralogical Review. Minerals 9, 730.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Aluminite
Chlormanganokalite
Chlorocalcite
Chloromagnesite
Manganolangbeinite
Sylvite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Halite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Localities for Halite in this Region
Vesuvius fumaroles (Vesuvian fumaroles), Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Halite
0.2km (0.2 miles) Vesuvius fumaroles on eastern crater rim, Ottaviano, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
1.1km (0.7 miles) Boscotrecase thermal area ("Tenorite pit"), Boscotrecase, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
32.2km (20.0 miles) Torregaveta, Bacoli, Naples, Campania, Italy
 
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