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Aragonite from
Gergovie, La-Roche-Blanche, Veyre-Monton, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Classification
Species:Aragonite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Nice crystalline sprays on a gossanny matrix, purchased from Isis Minerals, July 10th 2005.
The aragonites are on puzzolana.
Habit:Sprays of thin crystals.
Colour:White
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:J.Ralph Collection
S.Berger Collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite13 photos of Aragonite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aragonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Gergovie, La-Roche-Blanche, Veyre-Monton, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Aragonite
19.0km (11.8 miles) A Roca-Neyra, Perrier, Issoire, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
19.8km (12.3 miles) B Puy de Tunisset, Saint-Ours-les-Roches, Pontgibaud, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
71.4km (44.4 miles) C N122 road cut, La Grange de Ganilh, Laveissière, Murat, Cantal, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
75.4km (46.8 miles) D Les Rats Mine slag dumps, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
92.9km (57.7 miles) E Mont Denise, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
95.1km (59.1 miles) F Le Croustet (Mont Croustet), Ceyssac, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
100.4km (62.4 miles) G Coubon, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
103.0km (64.0 miles) H Mt Peylenc, Saint-Pierre-Eynac, Saint-Julien-Chapteuil, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
116.6km (72.4 miles) I Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
153.1km (95.1 miles) J L'Argentolle, Saint-Prix, Saint-Léger-sous-Beuvray, Saône-et-Loire, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
154.8km (96.2 miles) K Lapanouse-de-Sévérac slag locality, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
183.5km (114.0 miles) L Mas Dieu, Mercoirol, Laval-Pradel, Gard, Occitanie, France
193.3km (120.1 miles) M Arrigas mines, Arrigas, Gard, Occitanie, France
195.7km (121.6 miles) N Valcroze, Alzon, Gard, Occitanie, France
203.4km (126.4 miles) O Les Malines District, Saint-Laurent-le-Minier, Gard, Occitanie, France
222.7km (138.4 miles) P Pouillenay, Côte-d'Or, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
246.3km (153.0 miles) Q Orgueil meteorite (Montauban meteorite; Orguell meteorite), Orgueil, Tarn-et-Garonne, Occitanie, France
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