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

Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:Balls of calcite.
Colour:White
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Arliguie M collection
S. Berger Collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Aragonite13 photos of Calcite associated with Aragonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Gergovie, La-Roche-Blanche, Veyre-Monton, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
5.7km (3.5 miles) A Boisséjour, Ceyrat, Clermont-Ferrand, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
14.6km (9.1 miles) B Marcillat river alluvials, Billom, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
19.0km (11.8 miles) C Roca-Neyra, Perrier, Issoire, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
19.8km (12.3 miles) D Puy de Tunisset, Saint-Ours-les-Roches, Pontgibaud, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
31.5km (19.6 miles) E Montboissier quarry, Brousse, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
34.0km (21.1 miles) F Vitrac, Saint-Georges-de-Mons, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
35.5km (22.0 miles) G Pégut (Champs des mines), La Chapelle-sur-Usson, Jumeaux, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
37.3km (23.2 miles) H Vensat, Aigueperse, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
55.5km (34.5 miles) I Fialin quarry, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
55.7km (34.6 miles) J Ricoules Mine (Rousseille Mine; Brugerolle Mine), Vieille-Brioude, Brioude, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
56.4km (35.0 miles) K La Bombarde, Saint-Romain-d'Urfé, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
60.4km (37.5 miles) L Chantel, Saint-Ilpize, Lavoûte-Chilhac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.6km (40.2 miles) M Saint-Paul vein (Les Romains vein), La Rodde mine, Ally, Lavoûte-Chilhac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.7km (40.2 miles) N Saint-Thomas vein, La Rodde mine, Ally, Lavoûte-Chilhac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
66.9km (41.6 miles) O Mont Semiol (Mont Semiouse; Mont Simiouse), Châtelneuf, Saint-Georges-en-Couzan, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
68.4km (42.5 miles) P Phialay, Verrières-en-Forez, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
71.4km (44.4 miles) Q N122 road cut, La Grange de Ganilh, Laveissière, Murat, Cantal, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
73.5km (45.7 miles) R Le Châtelet mine, Budelière, Evaux, Creuse, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
75.4km (46.8 miles) S Les Rats Mine slag dumps, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
75.4km (46.8 miles) T Les Rats Mine, Le Crozet, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
75.5km (46.9 miles) U Châteaumorand and RN7 slope, Saint-Martin-d'Estréaux, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
77.8km (48.3 miles) V Montclaret quarry, Saint-Georges-Haute-Ville, Montbrison, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
79.7km (49.5 miles) W Barlet Fluorite Mine (La Drey Mine; La Dreyt Mine; La Costette Mine), Barlet, Langeac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
79.9km (49.6 miles) X Marsanges Mine, Marsanges, Langeac, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
85.6km (53.2 miles) Y Neaux quarry, Neaux, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
91.1km (56.6 miles) Z Montcellier Mine, Sainte-Colombe-sur-Gand, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
91.4km (56.8 miles) 0 Gueydon Mine, Regny, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
92.3km (57.4 miles) 1 Ruffy quarry, Bellegarde-en-Forez, Saint-Galmier, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
92.9km (57.7 miles) 2 Mont Denise, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
94.4km (58.6 miles) 3 Riou Pezzouliou alluvials, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
95.0km (59.1 miles) 4 Riou des Brus alluvials, Espaly-Saint-Marcel, Le Puy-en-Velay, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
98.0km (60.9 miles) 5 A89 highway tunnel (La Verrière vein), Violay, Néronde, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
98.5km (61.2 miles) 6 Allier River alluvials, Neuvy, Moulins, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
103.0km (64.0 miles) 7 Mt Peylenc, Saint-Pierre-Eynac, Saint-Julien-Chapteuil, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
115.8km (72.0 miles) 8 Chanrion mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
116.6km (72.4 miles) 9 Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
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