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Jarosite from
Montecchio Cave, Semproniano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Cave
Classification
Species:Jarosite
Formula:KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:De Waele, J., Galli, E., Piccini, L., and Rossi, A. (2013) Descrizione morfologica e mineralogica della grotta ipogenica sulfurea di Montecchio (Grosseto, Toscana). In: Cucchi, F., and Gudi, P. (eds.), Atti del XXI Congresso Nazionale di Speleologia “Diffusione delle conoscenze”, Sessione Attività di esplorazione e ricerca. Trieste 2-5 giugno 2011. Edizioni Università di Trieste, Trieste, 380-386; Piccini, L., De Waele, J., Galli, E., Polyak, V.J., Bernasconi, S.M., and Asmeron, Y. (2015) Sulphuric acid speleogenesis and landscape evolution: Montecchio cave, Albegna river valley (Southern Tuscany, Italy). Geomorphology, 229, 134–143; D’Angeli, M.I., De Waele, J., Carbone, C., Parise, M., Madonia, G., and Vattano, M. (2017) Secondary minerals from Italian sulfuric acid caves. In: Moore, K., White, S. (eds.), Proceedings of the 17th International Congress of Speleology, Sidney, NSW, Australia, July 22-28, 2017. Australian Speleological Federation Inc., Sideney, Vol.1, 237-241; D'Angeli, I. M., Carbone, C., Nagostinis, M., Parise, M., Vattano, M., Madonia, G., and De Waele, J. (2018) New insights on secondary minerals from Italian sulfuric acid caves. International Journal of Speleology, 47, 3, 271-291.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jarosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Montecchio Cave, Semproniano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Jarosite
14.0km (8.7 miles) Pereta Mine, Pereta, Scansano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
57.2km (35.6 miles) Boccheggiano mines, Montieri, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
58.8km (36.5 miles) Accesa mine, Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
60.4km (37.5 miles) Serrabottini, Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
60.6km (37.7 miles) Poggio al Montone, Montoccoli-Castellaccia area (Fosso Zanca-Filone di Montoccoli area; Zanca Valley mines), Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy
62.5km (38.9 miles) San Martino al Cimino, Viterbo, Viterbo Province, Lazio, Italy
65.6km (40.8 miles) Le Cetine di Cotorniano Mine (Le Cetine Mine; Cetine Mine; Rosia), Chiusdino, Siena Province, Tuscany, Italy
84.1km (52.3 miles) Podere del Cancellino (Podere dei Cancellini) slag locality, Canina Valley, Sassetta, Campigliese (Campiglia Mountains; Campiglia Ridge), Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
87.5km (54.4 miles) Baratti slag locality, Piombino, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
87.7km (54.5 miles) Vallone stope, Cape Calamita Mine (Calamita Mine), Capoliveri, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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