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Dolomite from
Azcárate Quarry (Azkarate Quarry), Eugui, Esteríbar, Navarre, Spain

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Dolomite
Formula:CaMg(CO3)2
Comments:The best crystals were produced in the late 1960's.
Habit:Rhombohedrons to 20cm
Colour:pale gray
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Calvo, M. and Sevillano, E. (1991) Famous Mineral Localities: The Eugui Quarries, Navarra, Spain. Mineralogical Record, 22(2), 137-142.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Aragonite16 photos of Dolomite associated with Aragonite at this locality.
Magnesite14 photos of Dolomite associated with Magnesite at this locality.
Calcite14 photos of Dolomite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Malachite12 photos of Dolomite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite12 photos of Dolomite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Pyrite2 photos of Dolomite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Dolomite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Siderite1 photo of Dolomite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Azcárate Quarry (Azkarate Quarry), Eugui, Esteríbar, Navarre, Spain
Photo GalleryView Gallery (133 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Asturreta Quarry (Militares Quarry), Eugui, Esteríbar, Navarre, Spain
63.2km (39.3 miles) Troya Mine, Mutiloa, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
64.2km (39.9 miles) Aizpea Mines, Zerain, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
80.5km (50.0 miles) Tutankamen Mine (San Valerio Mine), Mondragón (Arrasate), Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
81.0km (50.3 miles) Benesse les Dax Mine, Pouillon, Landes, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
 
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