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Malachite from
Val Pulita Quarry (Valpulita Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Brizzi, G. (1986) Nuovo ritrovamento di sulvanite a Carrara. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 10, 1 (1-1986), 39-41; Bombarda, L., Granai, F., and Orlandi, P. (1999) Le cave di Val Bona e Val Pulita. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 23, 2 (2-1999), 100-102; Orlandi, P., and Criscuolo, A. (2009) Minerali del marmo delle Alpi Apuane. Parco delle Alpi Apuane - Pacini Editore, Ospedaletto-Pisa, 180 pp.; Morino, A. (2017) I minerali nel marmo di Carrara. I minerali estetici. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 41, 4 (4-2017), 242-253.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Val Pulita Quarry (Valpulita Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
0.4km (0.2 miles) A Val Bona Quarry (Valbona Quarry), Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.8km (0.5 miles) B La Facciata Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.9km (0.5 miles) C Fossa degli Angeli Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.0km (0.6 miles) D Crestola Bassa Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.0km (0.7 miles) E Fantiscritti, Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.1km (0.7 miles) F Fior di Chiara Quarry (Fiordichiara Quarry; Fiordichiara quarries), Fantiscritti, Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.3km (0.8 miles) G Carbonera Quarry (Carbonera B Quarry; Vennai Quarry; Carbonera-Vennai-Ciresuola quarries), Fantiscritti, Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
2.1km (1.3 miles) H Pratazzolo Quarry (Pratazzolo B Quarry; Pulcinacchia), Pescina-Boccanaglia quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
2.3km (1.4 miles) I Calagio quarries (Calagio Quarry; Olmo Quarry), Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
2.4km (1.5 miles) J La Piana Quarry, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.3km (2.1 miles) K Fossa Combratta Quarry (Brugiana Nord Quarry; Monte Brugiana North Quarry), Monte Brugiana north slope, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.4km (2.1 miles) L Gioia quarries, Casette, Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.4km (2.1 miles) M Gioia quarries, Colonnata, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
10.3km (6.4 miles) N Arnetola Valley, Vagli di Sotto, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
14.6km (9.1 miles) O Seravezza Basin, Seravezza, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
15.9km (9.9 miles) P Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
17.5km (10.8 miles) Q Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
19.9km (12.3 miles) R Pollone Mine, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
20.0km (12.4 miles) S Cava del Ferro (Bùgie mines; Trimpello), Fornovolasco, Vergemoli, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
33.8km (21.0 miles) T Monte Nero Mine, Rocchetta Vara, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
35.6km (22.1 miles) U Cerchiara Mine, Borghetto Vara, Vara Valley, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
41.3km (25.7 miles) V Santa Scolastica, Romanoro, Frassinoro, Modena Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
43.2km (26.8 miles) W Rossola, La Francesca and Montaretto Mines, Bonassola, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
50.1km (31.1 miles) X Mulino sul Manubiola, Manubiola Valley, Berceto, Parma Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
52.5km (32.6 miles) Y Monte Alpe Mine, Maissana, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
55.4km (34.4 miles) Z Mt. Scogliera, Lagorara Valley, Maissana, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
58.1km (36.1 miles) 0 Cassagna Mine, Ne, Graveglia Valley, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
58.6km (36.4 miles) 1 Libiola Mine, Sestri Levante, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
61.1km (38.0 miles) 2 Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Monte Copello, Reppia, Ne, Graveglia Valley, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
62.4km (38.8 miles) 3 Monte Copello-Reppia Prospect, Monte Copello, Reppia, Ne, Graveglia Valley, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
70.8km (44.0 miles) 4 Mt. Bregaceto, Borzonasca, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
81.3km (50.5 miles) 5 Prada, Vergato, Reno Valley, Metropolitan City of Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
81.3km (50.5 miles) 6 Solaro 2 old mine, Ferriere, Nure Valley, Piacenza Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
81.4km (50.6 miles) 7 Pescia stream, Rovegno, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
85.4km (53.1 miles) 8 Monte Linaiuolo Mine (Monte Linajuolo Mine), Rovegno, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
96.9km (60.2 miles) 9 Cetine di Camporbiano Mine (Le Cetine; Cetine di Volterra; Cetine di Gambassi), Podere Giuseppe, Gambassi Terme, Metropolitan City of Florence, Tuscany, Italy
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