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Fluorite from
Moscona Mine, Solís, Corvera de Asturias, Villabona mining area, Asturias, Spain

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:Fluorite appears in this location as large clusters of cubic crystals, honey yellow, generally smaller than 2 cm, transparent and bright. It is directly associated with large crystals of calcite and barite, forming very attractive specimens
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
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.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite200 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Dolomite150 photos of Fluorite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Baryte138 photos of Fluorite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Pyrite45 photos of Fluorite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Marcasite30 photos of Fluorite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite12 photos of Fluorite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Quartz7 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Sphalerite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Fluorite associated with Galena at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Moscona Mine, Solís, Corvera de Asturias, Villabona mining area, Asturias, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
5.1km (3.1 miles) Villabona Mines (San Ismael Pit; Santofirme Peak), Villabona, Llanera, Villabona mining area, Asturias, Spain
20.7km (12.8 miles) Collada Mine, Collada vein, La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
21.2km (13.2 miles) La Viesca Mine, Huergo, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
33.8km (21.0 miles) Carolina mine, Tene, Quiros, Asturias, Spain
34.4km (21.4 miles) Carlés Mine, Carlés, Salas, Asturias, Spain
35.3km (21.9 miles) Caldoveiro Mine, Tameza, Asturias, Spain
36.3km (22.6 miles) Brañalamosa, Lena, Asturias, Spain
51.6km (32.1 miles) Emilio Mine, Loroñe, Obdulia vein, Colunga District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
52.5km (32.6 miles) Norberto Mine, Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
53.5km (33.2 miles) Jaimina Mine, Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
 
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