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Epidote from
Costabonne mines (Costabona mines), Prats-de-Mollo-la Preste (Prats de Molló-la Presta), Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Epidote
Formula:{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Goujou J-C. (1999), Le massif du Costabonne, 2464 m (Pyrénées-Orientales), n° 30, pp: 4-17; van Marcke de Lummen, G. (1985). An Fe-Ti oxides-apatite-biotite (nelsonite) deposit related to the Costabonne granite, eastern Pyrenees, France. Bulletin de minéralogie, 108(3), 353-365.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite3 photos of Epidote associated with Calcite at this locality.
Grossular3 photos of Epidote associated with Grossular at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Epidote data
Locality Data:Click here to view Costabonne mines (Costabona mines), Prats-de-Mollo-la Preste (Prats de Molló-la Presta), Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
Nearest other occurrences of Epidote
14.7km (9.2 miles) Glacier du Canigou, Taurinya, Massif du Canigou, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
19.0km (11.8 miles) Batère mines, Corsavy, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
27.3km (17.0 miles) Roca Gelera (Roque Jalaire), Reynes, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
29.4km (18.2 miles) Caillau (Caillaou-Jasse; Jasse de Caillau; Calhau; La Roqueta; Col de Jau), Mosset, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
35.0km (21.8 miles) Rieutort, Puyvalador, Capcir, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
62.2km (38.6 miles) Trimouns Talc Mine, Luzenac, Ariège, Occitanie, France
66.6km (41.4 miles) Sainte-Marie Plage beach alluvials, Sainte-Marie, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
68.1km (42.3 miles) Torreilles-Plage beach alluvials, Torreilles, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
71.3km (44.3 miles) Le Lido beach alluvials, Port-Barcarès, Le Barcarès, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
71.9km (44.7 miles) Grande Plage beach alluvials, Port-Barcarès, Le Barcarès, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France
 
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