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Pyrite from
Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[Le Cahier des Micromonteurs 1988, 4, p.6-46]
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena1 photo of Pyrite associated with Galena at this locality.
Chalcopyrite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Covellite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Covellite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Pyrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
9.4km (5.9 miles) Iron mine, Sain-Bel, L'Arbresle, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
13.9km (8.7 miles) La Brévenne, Bessenay, Sain-Bel, L'Arbresle, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
18.6km (11.5 miles) A89 highway tunnel (La Verrière vein), Violay, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
25.4km (15.8 miles) Montcellier Mine, Sainte-Colombe-sur-Gand, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
25.8km (16.0 miles) Valtorte, Claveisolles, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
25.9km (16.1 miles) Sibert, Marnand, Amplepuis, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
27.1km (16.8 miles) Longefay mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
28.4km (17.7 miles) Chanrion mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
28.8km (17.9 miles) Creuzeval Quarry, Saint-Didier-sur-Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
29.7km (18.4 miles) Bouillé, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
 
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