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Le Grand Altier, Altier, Villefort, Lozère, Occitanie, Francei
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Le Grand Altier- not defined -
Altier- not defined -
Villefort- not defined -
LozèreDepartment
OccitanieRegion
FranceCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 44° North , 3° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~53km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Languedoc-Roussillon


A narrow pyrite-fluorite vein mined by a single short adit in order to search lead, probably in the early 19th century. Some nice cubic crystals of deep blue fluorite hosted in a hard matrix of massive pyrite were found here in the 2000's.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: CARTE DES GITES MINÉRAUX DE LA FRANCE A 1/500.000 (BRGM)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: CARTE DES GITES MINÉRAUX DE LA FRANCE A 1/500.000 (BRGM)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: CARTE DES GITES MINÉRAUX DE LA FRANCE A 1/500.000 (BRGM)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

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