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Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Francei
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SavoieDepartment
Auvergne-Rhône-AlpesRegion
FranceCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Chambéry61,640 (2018)
Aix-les-Bains27,651 (2016)
Albertville19,113 (2016)
La Motte-Servolex13,499 (2016)
Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne9,536 (2016)
Bourg-Saint-Maurice8,114 (2016)
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Rhône-Alpes
Other Languages:
French:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
German:
Savoyen, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankreich
Italian:
Savoia, Alvernia-Rodano-Alpi, Francia
Russian:
Савойя, Овернь — Рона — Альпы, Франция
Simplified Chinese:
萨瓦省, 奥弗涅-罗讷-阿尔卑斯大区, 法国
Spanish:
Saboya, Región de Auvernia-Ródano-Alpes, Francia
Afrikaans:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankryk
Albanian:
Savoia, Auvernia-Rhône-Alpes, Franca
Alemannic:
Département Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankreich
Arabic:
سافوا, أوفيرن-رون ألب, فرنسا
Aragonese:
Savoya, Auvernia-Roine-Alpes, Francia
Armenian:
Սավոյ, Ֆրանսիա
Azeri:
Savoyya, Overn-Rona-Alp, Fransa
Basque:
Savoia, Auvernia-Rhône-Alpeak, Frantzia
Belarusian:
Савоя , Авернь — Рона — Альпы, Францыя
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Савоя, Авэрнь-Рона-Альпы, Францыя
Bengali:
সাভুয়ে, ফ্রান্স
Breton:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Bro-C'hall
Bulgarian:
Савоа, Оверн-Рона-Алпи, Франция
Catalan:
Savoia, Alvèrnia-Roine-Alps, França
Cebuano:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Pransiya
Chuvash:
Савойя, Франци
Czech:
Savojsko, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Francie
Danish:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankrig
Dutch:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankrijk
Esperanto:
Savoie, Aŭvernjo-Rodano-Alpoj, Francio
Estonian:
Savoia departemang, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Prantsusmaa
Farsi/Persian:
سووآ, اوورنی-رون-آلپ, فرانسه
Finnish:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Ranska
Franco-Provençal:
Savouè d’Avâl, Ôvèrgne-Rôno-Ârpes, France
Galician:
Savoia, Auvernia-Ródano-Alpes, Francia
Georgian:
სავოია, საფრანგეთი
Greek:
Σαβοΐα, Ωβέρνη-Ρον-Αλπ, Γαλλία
Gujarati:
સાવોઈ, ફ્રાન્સ
Hakka:
Savoie-sén, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Fap-koet
Hebrew:
סבואה, אוברן-רון-אלפ, צרפת
Hindi:
सवोई, ऑवेरगन-रोन-एल्प्स, फ़्रान्स
Hungarian:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Franciaország
Indonesian:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Perancis
Interlingua:
Departimento Savoie, Auvernia-Rhodano-Alpes, Francia
Japanese:
サヴォワ県, オーヴェルニュ=ローヌ=アルプ地域圏, フランス
Judaeo-Spanish:
Savoie, Auvernia-Rhône-Alpes, Fransia
Kannada:
ಸವೊಯಿ, ಫ್ರಾನ್ಸ್
Kapampangan:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Pransiya
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Савойя, Франция
Kongo:
Savoie, Fwalansa
Korean:
사부아주, 오베르뉴론알프, 프랑스
Latin:
Sabaudia, Arvernia Rhodanus Alpesque, Francia
Latvian:
Savoja, Overņa-Rona-Alpi, Francija
Limburgian:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankriek
Lithuanian:
Savoja, Overnė-Rona-Alpės, Prancūzija
Lombard:
Savoie, Alvernia-Roden-Alp, Frància
Low Saxon/Low German:
Savoie, Frankriek
Luxembourgish:
Departement Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankräich
Macedonian:
Савоја, Оверњ-Рона-Алпи, Франција
Malagasy:
Savoie, Frantsa
Malay:
Savoie, Perancis
Marathi:
साव्वा, फ्रान्स
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Hoat-kok
Nepali:
साभोए, फ्रान्स
Northern Sami:
Savoie, Frankriika
Norwegian:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankrike
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Departementet Savoie, Frankrike
Occitan:
Savòia, Auvèrnhe Ròse Aups, França
Piedmontese:
Dipartiment ëd la Savòja, Alvernia-Ròno-Alp, Fransa
Polish:
Sabaudia, Owernia-Rodan-Alpy, Francja
Portuguese:
Saboia, Auvérnia-Ródano-Alpes, França
Romanian:
Savoie, Auverge-Ron-Alpi, Franța
Scots:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Fraunce
Scottish Gaelic:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, An Fhraing
Serbian:
Савоја, Оверња-Рона-Алпи, Француска
Serbo-Croatian:
Savoie, Francuska
Sinhalese:
සැවෝයි, ප්‍රංශය
Slovak:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Francúzsko
Slovenian:
Savoie, Francija
South Azerbaijani:
ساووآ, اوورنی-رون-آلپ, فرانسه
Swahili:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Ufaransa
Swedish:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Frankrike
Tajik (Cyrillic Script):
Департаменти Савойя, Фаронса
Tamil:
சாவோய், பிரான்சு
Telugu:
సవోయీ, ఫ్రాన్సు
Thai:
จังหวัดซาวัว, แคว้นโอแวร์ญ-โรนาลป์, ประเทศฝรั่งเศส
Traditional Chinese:
薩華, 奧文尼-隆河-阿爾卑斯, 法國
Turkish:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Fransa
Ukrainian:
Савойя, Овернь-Рона-Альпи, Франція
Urdu:
ساووا, اوویغنئے-غون-آلپ, فرانس
Venetian:
Savoja, Alvergna-Rodano-Alpe, Fransa
Vietnamese:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Pháp
Volapük:
Savoie, Fransän
Waray:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Fransya
Welsh:
Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Ffrainc
Western Punjabi:
ضلع سیواۓ, فرانس


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136 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
'Aeschynite'
Aeschynite-(Y)
Formula: (Y,Ln,Ca,Th)(Ti,Nb)2(O,OH)6
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Albite var: Pericline
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: specimen in A. Goldstein collection.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Description: Growing on aluninum door
Reference: Audra, P. and Hobléa, F. (2007): The first cave occurence of jurbanite [Al(OHSO4)·5H2O, associated with alunogen [Al2(SO4)3·17H2O] and tschermigite [NH4Al(SO4)2·12H2O]: thermal-sulfidic serpents cave, France. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 69, 243–249.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Amphibole Supergroup var: Byssolite'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
'Ardennite'
Reference: Cenki-Tok, B. & Chopin, C. (2006): Coexisting calderite and spessartine garnets in eclogite-facies metacherts of the Western Alps. Mineralogy and Petrology, 88, 47-68.
Ardennite-(As)
Formula: Mn2+4Al4(AlMg)(AsO4)(SiO4)2(Si3O10)(OH)6
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
'Asbestos'
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: De Ascencao Guedes R. (2001), Le Penay: un filon de galène argentifère (La Léchère, Savoie), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°2, pp: 13-20
Axinite-(Fe)
Formula: Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
'Axinite Group'
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Bazzite
Formula: Be3Sc2(Si6O18)
Becquerelite
Formula: Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6 · 8H2O
Reference: DE ASCENCAO GUEDES R. (2000). Uranium et fentes tardi-hercyniennes. Le Règne Minéral hors-série n°6, pp. 21-23. Editions du Piat.
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Martin Slama Coll.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bitumen'
Reference: "Les minéraux, leurs gisements, leurs associations", P. Bariand, F. Cesbron et J. Geffroy (1977), Editions Minéraux et Fossiles, BRGM
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: De Ascençao Guedes, R. and Meisser, N. (2011): Une fente alpine à dravite et boulangérite dans le massif de la Lauzière, Notre-Dame-du-Cruzet, Savoie. La Règne Minéral. 99, 35-37
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Brannerite
Formula: UTi2O6
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Reference: Cenki-Tok, B. & Chopin, C. (2006): Coexisting calderite and spessartine garnets in eclogite-facies metacherts of the Western Alps. Mineralogy and Petrology, 88, 47-68.
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
'Brewsterite'
Reference: http://www.micromineral.org/collec_ENSMP/ensmp-oct2003/Collection_ENSMP_oct2003.pdf
Brewsterite-Ba
Formula: (Ba,Sr)[Al2Si6O16] · 5H2O
Reference: Guichon, F. (2006). "Une zéolite rare à Sainte Foy Tarentaise (Savoie): la brewsterite-(Ba)." Le Règne Minéral(72), 29-38.
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 27 localities in this region.
Calderite
Formula: (Mn2+,Ca)3(Fe3+,Al)2(SiO4)3
Reference: Cenki-Tok, B. & Chopin, C. (2006): Coexisting calderite and spessartine garnets in eclogite-facies metacherts of the Western Alps. Mineralogy and Petrology, 88, 47-68.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Chabazite'
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: De Ascencao Guedes, R. et Devouard, B,2011. Le Règne Minéral,101, p.5-16.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 17 localities in this region.
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Chollet Pascal collection - gift from Lilian Schaub
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Colusite
Formula: Cu13VAs3S16
Reference: Guichon, F. (2017) Les minéraux des gypses du Chardonnet, Tignes, Savoie. Le Règne Minéral, 133, 29-39
Covellite
Formula: CuS