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Calcite from
Limestone quarry, Gemerská Ves, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Classic slovak locality of very nice calcite crystals up to 8 cm with red phantoms.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Bálintová, T. et al., 2006: Mineralogické štúdium fantómových kalcitov z Gemerskej Vsi. Miner. Slov., 38, 2, 124-130.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Limestone quarry, Gemerská Ves, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
10.0km (6.2 miles) A Fortúna Mine, Bohúňovo, Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
14.1km (8.8 miles) B Pb-Zn deposit, Ardovo, Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
15.2km (9.4 miles) C Elena Mine, Nandraž, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
16.1km (10.0 miles) D Domica Cave, Kečovo, Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
17.2km (10.7 miles) E Ratkovská Suchá, Rimavská Sobota Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
18.0km (11.2 miles) F Baradla Cave, Aggtelek, Aggteleki Mts, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary
18.3km (11.4 miles) G Železník (Vashegy), Sirk, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
18.5km (11.5 miles) H Jelšavská Dúbrava, Jelšava, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
19.2km (11.9 miles) I Burda, Rovné, Rimavská Sobota Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
19.4km (12.1 miles) J Dúbrava magnesite deposit, Jelšava, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
19.6km (12.2 miles) K Lubeník, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
19.9km (12.3 miles) L Delková, Jelšava, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
20.3km (12.6 miles) M Ochtinská aragonite cave, Ochtiná (Achten), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
21.6km (13.4 miles) N Čížko Mine, Ochtiná (Achten), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
21.9km (13.6 miles) O Zlatá baňa, Ochtiná (Achten), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
22.4km (13.9 miles) P Magnesite quarry, Ochtiná (Achten), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
22.7km (14.1 miles) Q Honce quarry, Honce, Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
22.8km (14.2 miles) R Herichová, Chyžné, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
24.1km (15.0 miles) S Mária-Margita Mine, Ochtiná (Achten), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
24.9km (15.5 miles) T Mních deposit, Rožňavské Bystré, Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
24.9km (15.5 miles) U Mútnik, Hnúšťa, Rimavská Sobota Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
25.0km (15.5 miles) V Artúr-Terézia deposit, Rožňavské Bystré, Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
27.4km (17.0 miles) W Klenovec, Rimavská Sobota Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
28.3km (17.6 miles) X Rožňavská baňa, Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
29.6km (18.4 miles) Y Muránska Dlhá Lúka, Revúca Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
29.9km (18.6 miles) Z Strieborná vein, Ludovít Mine, Dúbrava, Liptovský Mikuláš Co., Žilina Region, Slovakia
30.1km (18.7 miles) 0 Mária Mine, Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
30.1km (18.7 miles) 1 Andrássy III. Mine, Rudabánya, Rudabányai Mts, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary
30.1km (18.7 miles) 2 Manó deposit, Nižná Slaná (Niedersalz; Alsósajó), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
31.0km (19.3 miles) 3 Soroška quarry, Lipovník (Hárskút), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
31.8km (19.7 miles) 4 Straková, Betliar (Betler; Betlér), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
32.9km (20.4 miles) 5 Čierna Mine, Čučma, Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
33.1km (20.5 miles) 6 Krásnohorské Podhradie (Krásna Horka-Podhradie; Krasznahorkaváralja), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
33.2km (20.6 miles) 7 Basalt quarry, Veľké Dravce, Lučenec Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia
34.0km (21.1 miles) 8 Unnamed U occurrence, Čučma, Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
34.1km (21.2 miles) 9 Sb deposit (Matej a Gabriela Mine), Čučma, Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó), Rožňava Co., Košice Region, Slovakia
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