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

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Hematite
Formula:Fe2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Scacchi, A., 1872: Durch Sublimation entstandene Mineralien, Zeitschrift der deutschen geologischen Gesellschaft, Vol. 24, 493-506; 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:Chlormanganokalite
Chlorocalcite
Halite
Sylvite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Localities for Hematite in this Region
Belvedere, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Villa Inglese quarries, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
1.2km (0.8 miles) Belvedere, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
3.2km (2.0 miles) Trapolino quarry (Cava nuova), Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
3.3km (2.0 miles) Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
3.7km (2.3 miles) Le Novelle Quarry, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
7.1km (4.4 miles) Villa Inglese quarries, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
19.1km (11.9 miles) Fiano tuff quarries, Nocera Inferiore, Salerno, Campania, Italy
19.9km (12.4 miles) Soccavo, Naples, Campania, Italy
20.6km (12.8 miles) Pianura, Naples, Campania, Italy
23.9km (14.8 miles) Monte Olibano, Pozzuoli, Naples, Campania, Italy
 
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