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Hematite from
Latores Quarry, Castro Cegallú-El Bravo, El LLagú, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

Locality type:Quarry
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Fuertes Acevedo, M. (1884): Mineralogía asturiana. Catálogo descriptivo de las sustancias así metálicas como lapídeas de la provincia de Asturias. Imprenta del Hospicio Provincial. 224 pp.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite2 photos of Hematite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Hematite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Latores Quarry, Castro Cegallú-El Bravo, El LLagú, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
24.8km (15.4 miles) A Collada Mine, Collada vein, La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
26.3km (16.4 miles) B La Viesca Mine, Huergo, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
29.1km (18.1 miles) C Carlés Mine, Carlés, Salas, Asturias, Spain
35.9km (22.3 miles) D Llumeres, Gozon, Asturias, Spain
53.5km (33.2 miles) E Respina Mine, Fuentes de Respina, Puebla de Lillo, León, Castile and Leon, Spain
73.8km (45.9 miles) F Buferrera mines, Covadonga, Cangas de Onís, Asturias, Spain
85.9km (53.4 miles) G Salave, Tapia de Casariego, Asturias, Spain
90.9km (56.5 miles) H Recogida Mine, Busdemouros, Villanueva de Oscos, San Martín de Oscos, Asturias, Spain
137.0km (85.1 miles) I La Sierra Mine, Villaferrueña, Zamora, Castile and Leon, Spain
146.0km (90.7 miles) J Reocín Mine, Reocín, Cantabria, Spain
162.9km (101.2 miles) K Monte da Gandeira e Serra das Barreiras Brancas Mines, Rio de Onor, Bragança, Bragança District, Portugal
165.7km (103.0 miles) L Guadramil Mine, Rio de Onor, Bragança, Bragança District, Portugal
176.9km (109.9 miles) M Babe Mine, Babe, Bragança, Bragança District, Portugal
241.2km (149.9 miles) N Borralha Mine, Salto, Montalegre, Vila Real District, Portugal
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