|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||45° North , 3° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~61km|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate|
|Other/historical names associated with this locality:||Auvergne; Rhône-Alpes|
Ref.: F.H. Forestier : "Les Péridotites Serpentinisées en France, Groupe I, Fascicule IV, Bassin du Haut Allier", BRGM, 1964; Bull. Minéral., 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
Localization : Along RN 9 road, between Lempdes and Massiac, in a road curve under Léotoing castle ruins.
Amphibolite, serpentinite and listvenite lenses, with reaction aureoles in sericitized biotite-sillimanite-cordierite anatexite.
Plagioclasite exsudations at the contact amphibolite/anatexite.
38 valid minerals.
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