Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
|Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||44° 18' 48'' North , 5° 41' 36'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||44.31347,5.69357|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Alps, Europe|
Large area around the Orpierre village including a small mining district and some septaria occuring in Oxfordian marls.
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57 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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66 - 145 Ma
|Cretaceous sedimentary rocks|