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Cordierite from
Locana, Orco Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy

Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
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.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Locana, Orco Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
Localities for Cordierite in this Region
Pian Telessio, Piantonetto Valley, Locana, Orco Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
25.1km (15.6 miles) A Traversella Mine, Traversella, Chiusella Valley, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
28.9km (17.9 miles) B Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Canavese District, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
96.6km (60.0 miles) C Seula mine (ex Montecatini quarry), Mount Camoscio, Oltrefiume, Baveno, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
96.7km (60.1 miles) D Mont'Orfano (Montorfano), Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
97.4km (60.6 miles) E Candoglia marble quarries, Candoglia, Mergozzo, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
151.8km (94.3 miles) F Sponda Alp - Pizzo Forno, Chironico Valley, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland
164.8km (102.4 miles) G Dervio-Colico road tunnel, Dorio, Lecco Province, Lombardy, Italy
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