Donate now to keep mindat.org alive!Help mindat.org|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
What is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthMineral PhotographyThe Elements and their MineralsGeological TimeMineral Evolution
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Fluorite from
Pigaloux, Néris-Les-Bains, Montluçon, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Classification
Species:Fluorite
Habit:Cube. sometimes modificated by 101 or 104 (or 105 - not measured) Cubo-octahedrons
Colour:Intense dark violet
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Chollet Pascal collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz6 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pigaloux, Néris-Les-Bains, Montluçon, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
1.0km (0.6 miles) A Cerclier, Néris-Les-Bains, Montluçon, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
16.5km (10.3 miles) B Peuvet, Villefranche-d'Allier, Montluçon, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
24.6km (15.3 miles) C Le Mazet vein, Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
24.7km (15.3 miles) D Les Bergerats, Montluçon, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
24.9km (15.5 miles) E Les Montmins Mine (Ste Barbe vein), Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
25.2km (15.7 miles) F Beauvoir quarry, Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
26.0km (16.2 miles) G Bois du Roi, Les Chaillats (Chaillat), Servant, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
28.2km (17.5 miles) H Montebras Mines, Montebras, Soumans, Creuse, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
28.7km (17.8 miles) I Les Roches quarry, Montebras, Soumans, Creuse, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
33.3km (20.7 miles) J La Croix-Blanche quarry (Maltaverne quarry), Saint-Hilaire, Moulins, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
33.9km (21.0 miles) K Montalimbert mine, Saint-Hilaire, Moulins, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
36.2km (22.5 miles) L Les Roberts, Blot-l'Église, Menat, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
45.0km (28.0 miles) M La Barre Mine (La Martinèche Mine), Saint-Jacques-d'Ambur, Pontgibaud, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
45.7km (28.4 miles) N Vensat, Aigueperse, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
64.6km (40.1 miles) O Le Beix Mine, Saint-Germain-près-Herment, Herment, Puy-de-Dôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
81.2km (50.4 miles) P Fumouse, Le Mayet-de-Montagne, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
88.2km (54.8 miles) Q Châteaumorand and RN7 slope, Saint-Martin-d'Estréaux, La Pacaudière, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
88.8km (55.2 miles) R Le Limouzat Mine (incl. Le Limouzat Quarry; BN3; BN5; BN6), Les Bois-Noirs Mining Claim, Saint-Priest-la-Prugne, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
92.7km (57.6 miles) S Ardour river alluvials, Forgefer, Laurière, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
100.6km (62.5 miles) T Fialin quarry, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
101.8km (63.3 miles) U Le Brugeaud Mine, Bessines-sur-Gartempe, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
101.9km (63.3 miles) V Le Poyet Mine, Champoly, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
105.9km (65.8 miles) W Durelle Mine, Juré, Saint-Just-en-Chevalet, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
109.4km (68.0 miles) X Pont des Bouyges quarry, Moustier-Ventadour, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
110.0km (68.3 miles) Y Margnac Mine, Compreignac, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
110.2km (68.5 miles) Z Grezolette Mine, Saint-Martin-la-Sauveté, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
110.2km (68.5 miles) 0 Font Ferrière Mine, Grezolles, Saint-Germain-Laval, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
118.7km (73.8 miles) 1 Les Rompas, Châtillon forest, Villapourçon, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
120.6km (74.9 miles) 2 Le Prabis, Châtillon Forest, Villapourçon, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
122.3km (76.0 miles) 3 Neaux quarry, Neaux, Saint-Symphorien-de-Lay, Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
128.5km (79.8 miles) 4 Coste-Cirgues river alluvials, Vieille-Brioude, Brioude, Haute-Loire, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
131.4km (81.7 miles) 5 Chitry les Mines, Chitry les Mines, Nièvre, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
131.4km (81.7 miles) 6 Sibert, Marnand, Amplepuis, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
137.8km (85.6 miles) 7 Propières, Beaujeu, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
141.2km (87.7 miles) 8 Nuizière (Nuissière Mine), Chenelette, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
142.0km (88.3 miles) 9 Chanrion mine, Poule-les-Echarmeaux, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2018, except where stated. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: January 21, 2018 08:45:44
Go to top of page