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Fluorite from
Argentière Glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Locality type:Glacier
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:G. Signorelli
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Smoky Quartz3 photos of Fluorite associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Adularia2 photos of Fluorite associated with Adularia at this locality.
Albite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Albite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Argentière Glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
1.8km (1.1 miles) A Pointe Kurtz, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
2.0km (1.2 miles) B Les Droites (north face), Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
2.3km (1.5 miles) C Tour Noir, La Fouly, Ferret Valley, Entremont Valley, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
3.3km (2.0 miles) D Aiguille Verte, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
4.0km (2.5 miles) E Talèfre glacier, Mont Blanc Massif (Monte Bianco Massif), Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
5.3km (3.3 miles) F Triolet Glacier, Ferret Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
11.3km (7.0 miles) G Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
14.2km (8.8 miles) H Trou des Romains, Sapin Valley, Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
14.4km (8.9 miles) I Tré les Eaux, Vallorcine, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
15.0km (9.3 miles) J Le Catogne, Sembrancher, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
17.7km (11.0 miles) K Les Trappistes, Sembrancher, Bagnes Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
18.7km (11.6 miles) L Tête des Econduits, Mont Chemin, Martigny, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
20.2km (12.6 miles) M La Creusa U prospect (La Creusaz U prospect), Les Marécottes, Le Trient Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
60.0km (37.3 miles) N Brunegg pass, Turtmann Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
74.3km (46.1 miles) O Petit Jet, La Lauzière massif, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
74.6km (46.4 miles) P Traversella Mine, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
75.6km (47.0 miles) Q Lead mine, Goppenstein, Lötschen valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
77.1km (47.9 miles) R Ausserberg, Visp, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
77.7km (48.3 miles) S Le Replat, Montgellafrey, La Lauzière massif, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
79.3km (49.3 miles) T Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
83.9km (52.2 miles) U Alpjuhorn (Alpjahorn), Baltschieder Valley, Visp, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
87.2km (54.2 miles) V Grisighorn, Belalp, Naters, Brig, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
89.5km (55.6 miles) W Le Rocheray vein, Saint Jean de Maurienne, Maurienne valley, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
89.9km (55.9 miles) X Le Bois Feuillet vein, Jarrier, Maurienne valley, Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
96.0km (59.6 miles) Y Hillehorn northeast slope, Chummibort, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
96.8km (60.1 miles) Z Pianasca Quarry, Villadossola, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
97.5km (60.6 miles) 0 Ritter pass - Ritterchumme area, Chummibort, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
99.7km (62.0 miles) 1 Signols Quarries, Signols, Oulx, Susa Valley, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
99.8km (62.0 miles) 2 Maddalena quarry, Beura quarries, Beura-Cardezza, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
101.6km (63.2 miles) 3 Crevoladossola Quarry (Lorgino Quarry), Crevoladossola, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
101.8km (63.2 miles) 4 Gischi glacier (incl. Gischihorn), Kriegalp Valley (Chriegalp Valley), Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
101.9km (63.3 miles) 5 Flesch lake, Kriegalp Valley (Chriegalp Valley), Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
102.2km (63.5 miles) 6 Reckibach, Binn, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
102.5km (63.7 miles) 7 Wanni glacier - Scherbadung area (Monte Cervandone), Kriegalp Valley (Chriegalp Valley), Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
104.5km (64.9 miles) 8 Lengenbach Quarry, Fäld (Imfeld; Im Feld; Feld), Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
107.5km (66.8 miles) 9 Schmidigewyssi, Gandhorn, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
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