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Quartz from
La Viesca Mine, Huergo, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:Large epimorphs after calcite crystals
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Significance:Unusual or interesting association, relationships with other species, pseudomorphism etc. - see notes.
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Calvo, Miguel. (2016). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. VIII. Cuarzo y otros minerales de la sílice. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 399 págs.; Calvo, M. (2016). Minerales y Minas de España. Vol. VIII. Cuarzo y otros minerales de la sílice. Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Minas de Madrid. Fundación Gómez Pardo. 399 págs.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite176 photos of Quartz associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Calcite11 photos of Quartz associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Viesca Mine, Huergo, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
1.4km (0.9 miles) Collada Mine, Collada vein, La Collada, La Collada mining area, Siero, Asturias, Spain
16.5km (10.3 miles) Villabona Mines (San Ismael Pit; Santofirme Peak), Villabona, Llanera, Asturias, Spain
20.9km (13.0 miles) Moscona Mine, Solís, Corvera de Asturias, Asturias, Spain
23.2km (14.4 miles) Brañes, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
25.2km (15.7 miles) Valle mine, Valle, Piloña (Infiesto), Asturias, Spain
27.8km (17.3 miles) Andallón, Las Regueras, Asturias, Spain
28.5km (17.7 miles) Llumeres, Gozon, Asturias, Spain
31.5km (19.6 miles) Emilio Mine, Loroñe, Obdulia vein, Colunga mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
33.5km (20.8 miles) Jaimina Mine, Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
33.6km (20.9 miles) El Vallín open pit (La Coria open pit), Carrales, Obdulia vein, Caravia mining district, Caravia mining area, Asturias, Spain
 
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