|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||44° 35' 12'' North , 7° 19' 36'' East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~0km|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Alps, Europe|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||Vallone di Gilba, Brossasco, Val Varaita, Massiccio Dora Maira, Cuneo, Piemonte, Italia|
Pyrope-bearing whiteschist outcrops (part of Dora Maira Massif).
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26 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
GeochronologyMineralization age: Eocene : 35.4 ± 1 Ma
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Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007) Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.