IMPORTANT MESSAGE. We need your support now to keep mindat.org running. Click here to find out why.
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for Educators
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 ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Fluorite from
Sidi Ayed (Sidi Ayad), Boulemane Province, Fès-Meknès Region, Morocco

Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Paul Bordovsky and Martin Gruell collections; Jahn, S., Medenbach, O., Lyckberg, P., Lierl, H. J., Bode, R. & Brandstätter, G. (2003): Marokko - Land der schönen Mineralien und Fossilien. Bode Verlag, Haltern, Germany, 543 pp. (p.48-49)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz6 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Malachite3 photos of Fluorite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Azurite3 photos of Fluorite associated with Azurite at this locality.
Baryte2 photos of Fluorite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sidi Ayed (Sidi Ayad), Boulemane Province, Fès-Meknès Region, Morocco
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
9.5km (5.9 miles) A Aouli, Upper Moulouya lead district, Midelt Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
32.9km (20.4 miles) B Jebel Bou-Agrao, Tamazeght Mountain Range, Khénifra Province, Béni Mellal-Khénifra Region, Morocco
104.3km (64.8 miles) C Aghbala, Béni Mellal Province, Béni Mellal-Khénifra Region, Morocco
130.3km (81.0 miles) D El Hammam Mine (El Hamman Mine), El Hammam (El Hamman), Meknès, Meknès Prefecture, Fès-Meknès Region, Morocco
153.3km (95.3 miles) E Hameda Quarries (Lhamda Mine), Jorf, Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province), Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
153.3km (95.3 miles) F Hameda Mine (Lhamda Mine), Touroug (Ksar Touroug), Er Rachidia Province (Errachidia Province), Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
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: October 17, 2018 04:02:37
View slideshow - Go to top of page