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Forsterite from
Purga di Bolca (Monte Purga di Bolca), Vestenanova, Verona Province, Veneto, Italy

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gasperini, D., Bosch, D., Braga, R., Bondi, M., Macera, P., and Morten, L. (2006) Ultramafic xenoliths from the Veneto Volcanic Province (Italy): Petrological and geochemical evidence for multiple metasomatism of the SE Alps mantle lithosphere. Geochemical Journal, 40, 377-404.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Purga di Bolca (Monte Purga di Bolca), Vestenanova, Verona Province, Veneto, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Forsterite
8.1km (5.1 miles) Basalt quarry (San Giovanni Ilarione quarry), San Giovanni Ilarione, Verona Province, Veneto, Italy
9.3km (5.8 miles) Monte Madarosa Quarry, Roccolo Pass, East Lessini Mts., Chiampo, Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy
11.7km (7.3 miles) Bosco Lauri Quarry (Basalti Verona Quarry; Basalt quarry), Montecchia di Crosara, Verona Province, Veneto, Italy
21.0km (13.1 miles) Vago meteorite, Lavagno, Verona Province, Veneto, Italy
26.3km (16.4 miles) Val di Serra Quarry, Pilcante, Ala, Trento Province (Trentino), Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
84.3km (52.4 miles) Canzoccoli Quarry, Predazzo, Trento Province (Trentino), Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
85.0km (52.8 miles) Vigarano meteorite (Cariani; Ferrara; Mainardi; Morandi; Parish; Pieve; Vigarano Mainarda; Vigarano Pieve; Vigarno; Vigarvano; Vigavano [NHM cat.]), Vigarano Pieve, Vigarano Mainarda, Ferrara Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
86.3km (53.6 miles) Tessera meteorite, Venice, Metropolitan City of Venice, Veneto, Italy
92.7km (57.6 miles) Renazzo meteorite, Renazzo, Cento, Ferrara Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
98.6km (61.3 miles) Hocheppan meteorite, Appiano sulla Strada del Vino (Eppan an der Weinstraße), South Tirol, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
 
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