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

Locality type:Volcano
Classification
Species:Magnesioferrite
Formula:MgFe23+O4
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Rammelsberg, C. (1858): Über die Zusammensetzung des Titaneisens sowie der rhomboedrisch und oktaedrisch krystallisierten Eisenoxyde überhaupt, VII Octaedrisches Eisenerz vom Vesuv, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 180/F2-104, 497-552.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Magnesioferrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Localities for Magnesioferrite in this Region
Villa Inglese quarries, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Vesuvius fumaroles (Vesuvian fumaroles), Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Magnesioferrite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, 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
 
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