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Fluorite from
Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain

Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:Large cubic crystals, transparent and bright, generally violet, with concentric color zones. Associated with quartz and less frequently with barite
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Calvo, G. y Calvo, M. (2006). Fluorite from Spain. Every color under the Sun. En: Fluorite. The Collector's Choice. Lithographie LLC. Connecticut, USA. 38-42.

García, G. y Calvo, M. (1998). Mineralogía de los yacimientos de fluorita asturiana. Bocamina, (3) 34- 59.


Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Baryte125 photos of Fluorite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Quartz66 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Calcite6 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
0.2km (0.1 miles) Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
2.0km (1.3 miles) Ana concession (Ana Mine), Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
2.6km (1.6 miles) San Lino open pit, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.4km (2.1 miles) Foncaravia shaft (María de las Nieves Mine), Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.5km (2.1 miles) Mina Foncaravia, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.5km (2.2 miles) Aurora Mine, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.5km (2.2 miles) Aurora Norte open pit, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
4.2km (2.6 miles) El Vallín open pit (La Coria open pit), Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
4.2km (2.6 miles) Jaimina Mine, Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
5.6km (3.5 miles) Norberto Mine, Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
 
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