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Anorthite from
Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Anorthite
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Rose. G. (1823): Über den Feldspat, Albit, Labradorit und Anorthit, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, Vol. 73/NF-43, 175-208
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Augite2 photos of Anorthite associated with Augite at this locality.
Grossular1 photo of Anorthite associated with Grossular at this locality.
Vesuvianite1 photo of Anorthite associated with Vesuvianite at this locality.
Spinel1 photo of Anorthite associated with Spinel at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Anorthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Localities for Anorthite in this Region
San Vito quarry, San Vito, Ercolano, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Pollena quarries, Pollena - Trocchia area, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Lagno Amendolare, Sant'Anastasia, Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Anorthite
9.4km (5.9 miles) A Villa Inglese quarries, Torre del Greco, Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
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