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Malachite from
Azcárate Quarry (Azkarate Quarry), Eugui, Esteríbar, Navarre, Spain

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Comments:At least two habits of malachite have been found at the Eugui quarries. Pseudomorphs after chalcopyrite crystals to 3mm have been found, some of them hollow and filled with limonite. Well-formed malachite crystals to 4mm have also been found, in parallel growth.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Calvo, M. and Sevillano, E. (1991) Famous Mineral Localities: The Eugui Quarries, Navarra, Spain. Mineralogical Record, 22(2), 137-142.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chalcopyrite13 photos of Malachite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Dolomite12 photos of Malachite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Azcárate Quarry (Azkarate Quarry), Eugui, Esteríbar, Navarre, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Asturreta Quarry (Militares Quarry), Eugui, Esteríbar, Navarre, Spain
43.7km (27.2 miles) Buruntzuzin Mines, Enirio Aralar, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
62.2km (38.6 miles) Exminesa Quarry, Mutiloa, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
63.2km (39.3 miles) Troya Mine, Mutiloa, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
64.2km (39.9 miles) Aizpea Mines, Zerain, Guipúzcoa (Gipuzkoa), Basque Country, Spain
81.5km (50.6 miles) La Mina (Copper mines), Biel, Zaragoza, Aragón, Spain
 
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