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Sphalerite from
La Facciata Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orlandi, P., Bracci, G., Dalena, D., Duchi, G., and Vezzalini, G. (1980) I minerali delle geodi della formazione marmifera di Carrara. Atti della Società Toscana di Scienze Naturali, Memorie, serie A, 87, 93-124; Franzini, M., Orlandi, P., Bracci, G., and Dalena, D. (1982) I minerali del marmo di Carrara. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana Ed., Milano, 110 pp.; Morino, A., and Passarino, G. (2016) Minerali nel marmo di Carrara: solfuri e solfosali. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 40, 1 (1-2016), 22-33.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Colusite3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Colusite at this locality.
Wurtzite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Wurtzite at this locality.
Enargite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Enargite at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Geocronite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Geocronite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Dolomite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Facciata Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Fossa degli Angeli Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.2km (0.2 miles) B Bicchieri Quarry (Lorano Basso Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.3km (0.2 miles) C Lorano Quarry (Lorano I Quarry; Lorano quarries), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.5km (0.3 miles) D Pradetto Quarry (Campaccio Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.6km (0.3 miles) E La Piastra Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
0.9km (0.5 miles) F Val Pulita Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.1km (0.7 miles) G Val Bona Quarry (Valbona Quarry), Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.3km (0.8 miles) H Ravaccione Quarry (Torrione Quarry; Tecchione Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.7km (1.0 miles) I Carbonera Quarry (Venai Quarry), Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.7km (1.1 miles) J Lucchetti Quarry (Strinato Quarry), Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
1.9km (1.2 miles) K Canalgrande Quarry (Montecatini Quarry), Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
2.7km (1.6 miles) L Cardellino quarry, Colonnata, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.0km (1.9 miles) M La Piana Quarry, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.1km (1.9 miles) N Calagio Quarry, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.1km (1.9 miles) O Artana Quarry, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.2km (2.0 miles) P Colonnata, Colonnata quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
4.0km (2.5 miles) Q Gioia Quarries, Casette, Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
6.8km (4.2 miles) R Frigido Mine, Ischignano, Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
8.8km (5.4 miles) S Madielle quarries, Madielle basin, Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
13.7km (8.5 miles) T Monte Costa quarry, Seravezza Basin, Seravezza, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
15.2km (9.5 miles) U Ceragiola quarries, Seravezza Basin, Seravezza, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
15.3km (9.5 miles) V Seravezza Basin, Seravezza, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
15.4km (9.6 miles) W Pitone quarry, Seravezza Basin, Seravezza, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
16.3km (10.1 miles) X Levigliani mine, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
16.5km (10.3 miles) Y Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
18.0km (11.2 miles) Z Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
19.9km (12.4 miles) 0 Monte Arsiccio Mine, Sant'Anna di Stazzema, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
20.3km (12.6 miles) 1 Cava del Ferro (Bùgie mines; Trimpello), Fornovolasco, Vergemoli, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
20.6km (12.8 miles) 2 Pollone Mine, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
46.0km (28.6 miles) 3 Speranza Stope, Corchia mine, Berceto, Parma Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
58.2km (36.2 miles) 4 Libiola Mine, Sestri Levante, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
60.7km (37.7 miles) 5 Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Monte Copello, Reppia, Ne, Graveglia Valley, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
70.9km (44.1 miles) 6 Ca' dei Ladri (Silla), Gaggio Montano, Reno Valley, Bologna Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
73.2km (45.5 miles) 7 Calignaia, Livorno (Leghorn), Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy
78.2km (48.6 miles) 8 Groppallo, Farini, Nure Valley, Piacenza Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
80.9km (50.2 miles) 9 Pescia stream, Rovegno, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy
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