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Fluorite from
Emilio Mine, Loroñe, Obdulia vein, Colunga District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:Large colorless, bright and waterclear crystals, with the cube as the dominant figure and complex modifications in vertices and edges. The presence of inclusions of sulphide microcrystals is frequent
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Calvo, M. (2006): Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. III, Halogenuros. Museo de Ciencias Naturales de Álava, 267 pp. ; Fluorite: The Collector's Choice. Extra Lapis English No. 9
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Baryte83 photos of Fluorite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Calcite28 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Quartz10 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Pyrite7 photos of Fluorite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Dolomite6 photos of Fluorite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite3 photos of Fluorite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Barite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Barite at this locality.
Sphalerite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Malachite2 photos of Fluorite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Emilio Mine, Loroñe, Obdulia vein, Colunga District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Norberto Mine, Duyos, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
2.1km (1.3 miles) Jaimina Mine, Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
2.1km (1.3 miles) El Vallín open pit (La Coria open pit), Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
2.8km (1.8 miles) Aurora Norte open pit, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
2.9km (1.8 miles) Aurora Mine, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.0km (1.9 miles) Mina Foncaravia, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.1km (1.9 miles) Foncaravia shaft (María de las Nieves Mine), Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
3.6km (2.2 miles) San Lino open pit, Prado, Aurora vein, Caravia District, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
6.2km (3.9 miles) Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
6.2km (3.9 miles) Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
 
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