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Sphalerite from
La Mure coal mines, La Mure, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Comments:Gemmy red-orange (sometimes green) crystals up to 2 cm. Classic black crystals up to 7 cm.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Bournonite10 photos of Sphalerite associated with Bournonite at this locality.
Siderite5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Dolomite4 photos of Sphalerite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Pyrite4 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Boulangerite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Boulangerite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Mure coal mines, La Mure, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
17.4km (10.8 miles) A Pierre Plate mine, Vizille, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
23.4km (14.5 miles) B La Gardette Mine, Bourg d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
28.2km (17.5 miles) C Le Roux mine, Saint-Maurice-en-Valgodemard, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
29.9km (18.6 miles) D Plan-du-Lac, Saint Christophe-en-Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
34.8km (21.6 miles) E Le Pendillon mine, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar), Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
39.0km (24.3 miles) F Rif du Sap mine, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar), Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
40.0km (24.9 miles) G Javanel vein, Le Grand Clot mine, La Grave, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
40.1km (24.9 miles) H Escarcelle vein, Le Grand Clot mine, La Grave, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
42.0km (26.1 miles) I Le Chazelet mine, La Grave, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
42.2km (26.2 miles) J La Chauvetane, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar), Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
44.5km (27.6 miles) K Jas Roux, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar), Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
48.1km (29.9 miles) L L'Alp, Villar-d'Arêne, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
51.6km (32.1 miles) M Les Clochettes mine, Villar-d'Arêne, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
52.3km (32.5 miles) N L'Argentiere vein, Sigottier mines, Serres, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
59.1km (36.7 miles) O Le Bois Feuillet vein, Jarrier, Maurienne valley, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
59.6km (37.0 miles) P Le Rocheray vein, Saint Jean de Maurienne, Maurienne valley, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
60.3km (37.5 miles) Q Merdarel ravine left side, Espinasses, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
61.4km (38.2 miles) R Le Fournel vein, L'Argentiere-la-Bessée, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
62.9km (39.1 miles) S Laragne-Montéglin mining area, Laragne-Montéglin, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
64.2km (39.9 miles) T Cristols Lakes, La Salle-les-Alpes, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
64.6km (40.1 miles) U Eyguians quarry, Eyguians, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
65.9km (40.9 miles) V Les Turcs vein, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
66.5km (41.3 miles) W Le Suillet vein, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
66.7km (41.4 miles) X Les Cougnasses mine, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
67.5km (41.9 miles) Y Quatre Heures vein, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
67.7km (42.1 miles) Z Bellericq vein, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
68.8km (42.7 miles) 0 Bagnols ravine quarry, Orpierre mines, Orpierre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
72.8km (45.2 miles) 1 Alouette mine, Fond-de-France, La Lauzière massif, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
73.4km (45.6 miles) 2 Condorcet, Drôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
74.5km (46.3 miles) 3 Ravin de l'Etablissement Thermal area, Condorcet mine, Condorcet, Drôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
76.9km (47.8 miles) 4 Saint-Péray quarry (Vergomas quarry), Saint-Péray, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
81.9km (50.9 miles) 5 Signols Quarries, Signols, Oulx, Susa Valley, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
87.3km (54.3 miles) 6 Riou Bourdoux ravine, Saint-Pons area, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
88.3km (54.9 miles) 7 Pinatelle ravine, Saint-Pons area, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
89.0km (55.3 miles) 8 La Joie mine, Saint-Cierge-la-Serre, La Voulte-sur-Rhône, Ardèche, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
93.7km (58.2 miles) 9 Les Clausis mine, Saint-Véran area, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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