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Quartz from
Col des Cristaux, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Paul De Bondt.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chlorite Group1 photo of Quartz associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Col des Cristaux, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.6km (1.0 miles) A Argentière Glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
1.7km (1.0 miles) B Col de Talèfre, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
2.0km (1.2 miles) C Les Droites (north face), Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
2.6km (1.6 miles) D Aiguille de Talèfre, Talèfre glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
2.7km (1.7 miles) E Aiguille de Pierre Joseph, Talèfre glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
2.9km (1.8 miles) F Talèfre glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
3.3km (2.1 miles) G Aiguille Verte, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
3.6km (2.2 miles) H Tour Noir, La Fouly, Ferret Valley, Entremont Valley, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
3.8km (2.4 miles) I Triolet Glacier, Ferret Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
4.1km (2.5 miles) J Aiguille du Tour Noir, Catchment basin of Argentière, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
4.3km (2.7 miles) K Moraine, Leschaux glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
5.7km (3.5 miles) L Leschaux glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
5.8km (3.6 miles) M Aiguille du Tacul, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
6.0km (3.7 miles) N Pointe des Periades, Leschaux glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
8.6km (5.3 miles) O Le Portalet, Orny glacier, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
9.9km (6.1 miles) P Géant glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
12.2km (7.6 miles) Q Val d'Arpette, Champex, Entremont Valley, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
12.6km (7.8 miles) R Trou des Romains (Chapy-Courmayeur), Sapin Valley, Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
15.5km (9.6 miles) S Tré les Eaux, Vallorcine, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
16.0km (10.0 miles) T Aiguille du Gouter, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
16.6km (10.3 miles) U Tête Noire, Le Trient Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
17.0km (10.6 miles) V Durnand gorges, Le Borgeaud, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
17.8km (11.1 miles) W Finhaut, Le Trient Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
18.4km (11.5 miles) X Les Montées Pélissier, Les Houches, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
18.6km (11.6 miles) Y Six-Blanc, Bruson, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
19.1km (11.9 miles) Z Miage Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
19.3km (12.0 miles) 0 Les Trappistes, Sembrancher, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
19.9km (12.4 miles) 1 Chez Larze, Mont Chemin, Martigny, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
20.2km (12.6 miles) 2 Tête des Econduits, Mont Chemin, Martigny, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
21.0km (13.1 miles) 3 Les Marécottes, Le Trient Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
21.9km (13.6 miles) 4 La Creusa U prospect (La Creusaz U prospect), Les Marécottes, Le Trient Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
23.3km (14.5 miles) 5 Petite Aiguille des Glaciers, Estellette Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
24.0km (14.9 miles) 6 Mont Joux, Vens, Saint-Nicolas, Aosta Valley, Italy
32.1km (19.9 miles) 7 Cleuson lake, Nendaz Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
35.0km (21.7 miles) 8 Choëx-Massongex quarry, Massongex, Illiez Valley, Monthey, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
39.2km (24.4 miles) 9 Crête de Thyon, Thyon, Hérens Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
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