Argentière Glacier, Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||45° 56' 17'' North , 7° 0' 44'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||45.9380555556, 7.01222222222|
|Other/historical region names associated with this locality:||Rhône-Alpes|
|Other regions containing this locality:||The Alps, Europe|
In 2008, the commune of Chamonix has released new rules for mineral collecting; a permit has to be obtained at the mayor's office (Lapis 34 (2009) p. 5).
2 valid minerals.
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0 - 0.0117 Ma