Giallo Santa Cecilia granite
Description of colouring and granulometry: medium to coarse-grained granite made up of pinkish yellow minerals mixed with
aggregates of milk-white or grey crystals. The overall pattern is oriented. This warm material makes an impression at once on
account of its bright combination of colours. It is quarried in Ecoporanga, in the state of Espirito Santo.
Other commercial names: Juparana Saint Cecilia, Golden Saint Cecilia, Saint Cecilia, Autumn Yellow, St. Cecilia Yellow.
Physical and mechanical properties: volumetric weight: 2660 kg/m3; absorption coefficient: 0.17%; compression breaking load:
1578 kg/cm2; compression breaking load after gelivity: 1599 kg/cm2; bending strength: 104 kg/cm2; coefficient of thermal
expansion: 0.0013 mm/m°C; shock resistance: 41 cm; static deformability modulus: 28.3 GPa; Mohs hardness: 6.
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