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

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Tridymite
Formula:SiO2
Comments:found in an ejectum of the 1822-eruption
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[vom Rath, G., (1872): Tridymit in Auswürflingen des Vesuves, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 233, 280-281] [Rath, G. vom, 1877: Über einige durch vulkanische Dämpfe gebildete Mineralien des Vesuvs, Verhandlungen des Naturhistorischen Vereins der Rheinlande, 144-167]
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Litidionite1 photo of Tridymite associated with Litidionite at this locality.
Clinopyroxene Subgroup1 photo of Tridymite associated with Clinopyroxene Subgroup at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tridymite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Tridymite
259.0km (161.0 miles) A Colle Fabbri, Spoleto, Perugia Province, Umbria, Italy
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