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Molybdenite from
Pizzo Marcio North dyke, Pizzo Marcio, Trontano, Vigezzo Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy

Locality type:Dike
Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mattioli, V. (1979 b): Minerali Ossolani. Ed. Arti Grafiche Medesi, Milano, 268 pp.; Callegari, A., Mattioli, V. (2002): Val Vigezzo: novità mineralogiche. Riv. Mineral. Ital., 26, 2 (2-2002), 78-80; Boscardin, M., Mattioli, V., Rocchetti, I. (2013): Minerali della Valle Vigezzo. Litotipografia Alcione, Lavis (Trento), 229 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pizzo Marcio North dyke, Pizzo Marcio, Trontano, Vigezzo Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
11.7km (7.3 miles) Pianasca Quarry, Villadossola, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
11.7km (7.3 miles) Cuzzago Mine (Freva Mine; Buèr Mine; Cuzzago & Nibbio Mine), Premosello Chiovenda, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
12.4km (7.7 miles) Finero Ultramafic Complex (incl. Rio Creves), Different Municipalities, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
15.0km (9.3 miles) Alfenza Mine, Crodo, Antigorio Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
17.3km (10.7 miles) Verampio, Crodo, Antigorio Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
18.8km (11.7 miles) Mont'Orfano (Montorfano), Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
18.8km (11.7 miles) Iselle Quarry, Trasquera, Divedro Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
21.5km (13.4 miles) Cadarese Quarries, Premia gneiss quarries, Premia, Antigorio Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
22.0km (13.7 miles) Seula mine (ex Montecatini quarry), Mount Camoscio, Oltrefiume, Baveno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
27.6km (17.1 miles) Gneiss quarries, Riveo, Maggia Valley, Ticino, Switzerland
 
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