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Quartz from
Miage Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy

Locality type:Glacier
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Byssolite21 photos of Quartz associated with Byssolite at this locality.
Anatase8 photos of Quartz associated with Anatase at this locality.
Stilbite subgroup6 photos of Quartz associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Actinolite6 photos of Quartz associated with Actinolite at this locality.
Chabazite6 photos of Quartz associated with Chabazite at this locality.
Chlorite Group5 photos of Quartz associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Epidote4 photos of Quartz associated with Epidote at this locality.
Adularia3 photos of Quartz associated with Adularia at this locality.
Scolecite3 photos of Quartz associated with Scolecite at this locality.
Titanite3 photos of Quartz associated with Titanite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Miage Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (36 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
4.8km (3.0 miles) Petite Aiguille des Glaciers, Estellette Glacier, Veny Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
8.1km (5.0 miles) Aiguille du Gouter, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Bonneville, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
9.1km (5.6 miles) Quartz vein outcrop, Pré-Saint-Didier, Aosta Valley, Italy
9.1km (5.6 miles) Pointe Rousse, La Thuile, Aosta Valley, Italy
9.2km (5.7 miles) Aiguilles de l'Hermite, La Thuile, Aosta Valley, Italy
9.6km (5.9 miles) Géant glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Bonneville, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
10.1km (6.3 miles) Colle San Carlo area (Col Saint-Charles area; Col d'Arpy area), Morgex, Aosta Valley, Italy
10.4km (6.5 miles) Trou des Romains (Chapy-Courmayeur), Sapin Valley, Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
10.6km (6.6 miles) Chaz Duraz Mt. (Chaz Dura Mt.), La Thuile, Aosta Valley, Italy
12.0km (7.5 miles) Promise Mine (La Promise Mine; Biolley Mine), La Thuile, Aosta Valley, Italy
 
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