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Chrysotile from
Cogne Mines, Cogne, Aosta Valley, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chrysotile
Formula:Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Piccoli, G.C., Maletto, G., Bosio, P., Lombardo, B. (2007). Minerali del Piemonte e della Valle d'Aosta. Associazione Amici del Museo "F. Eusebio" Alba, Ed., Alba (Cuneo) 607 pp.; Carbonin, S., Martin, S., Tumiati, S., Rossetti, P. (2015): Magnetite from the Cogne serpentinites (Piemonte ophiolite nappe, Italy): Insights into seafloor fluid-rock interactions. European Journal of Mineralogy, 27, 31-50.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chrysotile data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cogne Mines, Cogne, Aosta Valley, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Chrysotile
22.0km (13.7 miles) Varenche Mine, Saint-Barthélemy, Nus, Aosta Valley, Italy
32.8km (20.4 miles) Chiampernotto, Ceres, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
33.7km (20.9 miles) Traversella Mine, Traversella, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
38.1km (23.7 miles) Poggio San Vittore asbestos mine, Balangero, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
38.7km (24.0 miles) Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
40.0km (24.9 miles) Ponte del Diavolo (Ponte del Roch), Lanzo Torinese, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
46.5km (28.9 miles) Klein Matterhorn (Chli Matterhorn), Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
47.0km (29.2 miles) Santa Maria della Neve, Varisella, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy
49.8km (31.0 miles) Schwärze (Schwärze glacier), Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
51.4km (32.0 miles) Riffelhorn (incl. Gagenhaupt; Gakihaupt), Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
 
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