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Calcite from
Upper Cavrein Alp, Gronda da Cavrein Valley, Russein Valley, Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland

Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Stalder, H. A., de Quervain, F., Niggli, E., Graeser, St., Die Mineralfunde der Schweiz, (1973), p 53
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Upper Cavrein Alp, Gronda da Cavrein Valley, Russein Valley, Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
1.5km (1.0 miles) Piz Cuolmet, Gronda da Cavrein Valley, Russein Valley, Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
6.7km (4.1 miles) Tödi (Piz Russein), Linth Valley, Glarus, Switzerland
7.4km (4.6 miles) Stremspitzen (Stremhörner), Strem Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
8.1km (5.0 miles) Scaleglia (Ragisch), Mompé Medel, Disentis, Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
10.5km (6.5 miles) Druntobel (Drun Tobel; Drun Sedrun; Krüzli valley; Kreuzli pass; Ruinas Plaunas), Sedrun, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
11.8km (7.3 miles) Claus Valley, Nalps Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
14.4km (9.0 miles) Sontga Brida, Sedrun, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
14.6km (9.1 miles) Amsteg power station, Amsteg, Reuss Valley, Uri, Switzerland
15.5km (9.6 miles) Giuvstöckli, Giuv Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
16.1km (10.0 miles) Teif Valley, Meitschligen, Gurtnellen, Reuss Valley, Uri, Switzerland
16.6km (10.3 miles) Val Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
17.7km (11.0 miles) Cavradi gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
19.4km (12.0 miles) Muotta Naira (Muota Naira; Motta Naira; Muota Nera), Piz Lai Blau, Nalps Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
19.5km (12.1 miles) Schijenstock (Schyenstock; Schirstock), Rien Valley, Reuss Valley, Uri, Switzerland
21.3km (13.2 miles) Piz Tagliola, Maighels Valley, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch (Tavetsch), Vorderrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
25.1km (15.6 miles) Acquacalda, Santa Maria Valley, Blenio Valley, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland
26.1km (16.2 miles) Frunthorn, Lake Zervreila, Vals Valley, Lugnez Valley (Lumnezia Valley), Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
33.3km (20.7 miles) Risetenstock, Eastern Pilatus range, Nidwalden (Nidwald), Switzerland
34.5km (21.4 miles) Waag Quarry, Unteriberg, Schwyz, Switzerland
34.8km (21.6 miles) Limestone quarry, Zingel, Seewen, Schwyz, Switzerland
37.9km (23.6 miles) Galenstock, Tiefenbach, Urseren, Uri, Switzerland
39.7km (24.6 miles) Piz Beverin, Mathon, Schams, Hinterrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
40.5km (25.2 miles) Sattelegg pass, Schwyz, Switzerland
45.2km (28.1 miles) Pizzo dell Arzo, Cavagnoli glacier area (Cavagnöö glacier), Bavona Valley, Maggia Valley, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland
47.3km (29.4 miles) "Delle Grigne" Lead Mine, Cascina Mugarola, Monastero Valley, Linzanico, Abbadia Lariana, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
48.4km (30.1 miles) Gault, Haldensteiner Calanda, Calanda, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
49.5km (30.7 miles) Guntliweid Quarry, Büchberg, Nuolen, Lachen, Schwyz, Switzerland
49.5km (30.7 miles) Stätzer Horn, Almens, Domleschg, Hinterrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
50.0km (31.1 miles) Benken, St Gallen, Switzerland
50.8km (31.6 miles) Schin gorge, Thusis, Domleschg, Hinterrhein Valley, Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden), Switzerland
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