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Fluorite from
St Pierre vein, Giromagny, Belfort, Territoire-de-Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

Locality type:Vein
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Comments:Frequency could be not given for all this location while the new discvery touch a little part (2 meters long and 1.5m deep) of this 400m deep vein reconnized at 18th century!
Only one 19mm on edge crystal was found and twinned crystals are rare (only 12 founded).
Colour:Light yellow
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Thierry Brunsperger collection; La fluorine de Saint-Pierre, Giromagny; Le règne minéral N°107-Sept/Oct2012
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena5 photos of Fluorite associated with Galena at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view St Pierre vein, Giromagny, Belfort, Territoire-de-Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
Photo GalleryView Gallery (4 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
0.5km (0.3 miles) New St Daniel Mine, Giromagny, Belfort, Territoire-de-Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
0.7km (0.5 miles) Solgat Mine, Giromagny, Belfort, Territoire-de-Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
0.8km (0.5 miles) Old St Daniel Mine, Giromagny, Belfort, Territoire-de-Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
0.8km (0.5 miles) Teutschgrund vein, Giromagny, Belfort, Territoire-de-Belfort, Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
7.0km (4.3 miles) Grand Langenberg, Sewen, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, France
7.5km (4.7 miles) Boedelen, Sewen, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, France
7.6km (4.7 miles) Enzengesick, Sewen, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, France
8.2km (5.1 miles) Alfeld Lake, Sewen, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, France
8.9km (5.5 miles) Baerenbach, Sewen, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, France
11.1km (6.9 miles) Petit Neuweiher, Rimbach-près-Masevaux, Thann-Guebwiller, Haut-Rhin, Grand Est, France
 
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