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Roca del Turó Mine (Turón Mine), Costabona Mtn, Espinavell (Espinabell), Molló, Ripollès, Girona (Gerona), Catalonia, Spain

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 42° North , 2° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~7km
Other regions containing this locality:Iberian Peninsula
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Mina Roca del Turó (Mina Turón), Costabona Mt., Espinavell (Espinabell), Molló, Ripollès, Girona (Gerona), Catalunya (Cataluña), España

The mine operates an associated skarn mineralization developed on Cambro-Ordovician limestones of the Canavelles unit in contact with granites.
(See under "Costabona", France, for more info.)

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29 valid minerals.

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Mata i Perelló, J.M. (1990). Els minerals de Catalunya. Institut d´Estudis Catalans
Calvo Rebollar, Miguel (2003). Minerales y Minas de España. Volumen II. Sulfuros y sulfosales. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Álava.
Bareche, Eugeni (2005). Els minerals de Catalunya: segle XX. Institucio Catalana d'Historia Natural-Grup Mineralògic Català.

External Links

http://www.foro-minerales.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=6178 (information about the locality with maps and pictures, in Spanish language)

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