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Fluorite from
Limites quarry, Ave-et-Auffe, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Luminescent properties:Purple, yellow
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
Analysis Reference:Harjo Neutkens
References
References:Neutkens, H. & Orinx, M. (2007): Neu und Schön: Calcit und Fluorit aus Belgien. LAPIS 32 (2), 13-18
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite19 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Marcasite9 photos of Fluorite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite4 photos of Fluorite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Dolomite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Limites quarry, Ave-et-Auffe, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
2.2km (1.4 miles) A Fond des Vaulx quarry, Wellin, Luxembourg Province, Belgium
2.3km (1.4 miles) B Baryte mine, Roptai forest, Ave-et-Auffe, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium
2.6km (1.6 miles) C La Lesse quarry, Resteigne, Tellin, Luxembourg Province, Belgium
2.9km (1.8 miles) D E411 road cut, Lavaux-Sainte-Anne, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium
3.3km (2.0 miles) E Turmont, Han-sur-Lesse, Rochefort, Namur Province, Belgium
13.5km (8.4 miles) F Beauraing, Namur Province, Belgium
25.6km (15.9 miles) G Leffe quarry, Leffe, Dinant, Namur Province, Belgium
27.0km (16.8 miles) H Bois le Duc, Foisches, Givet, Ardennes, Grand Est, France
29.6km (18.4 miles) I Baryte mine, Doische, Philippeville, Namur Province, Belgium
30.4km (18.9 miles) J Fluorite occurrence, Doische, Philippeville, Namur Province, Belgium
32.9km (20.4 miles) K Mazée, Viroinval, Namur Province, Belgium
40.3km (25.0 miles) L Villers-en-Fagne, Philippeville, Namur Province, Belgium
40.9km (25.4 miles) M Préalle quarry, Heyd, Durbuy, Luxembourg Province, Belgium
44.3km (27.5 miles) N Dolomies de Marche-Les-Dames quarry, Namêche, Andenne, Namur Province, Belgium
44.8km (27.8 miles) O Boltry quarry, Seilles, Andenne, Namur Province, Belgium
44.9km (27.9 miles) P Sclayn Quarry, Sclayn, Andenne, Namur Province, Belgium
45.0km (28.0 miles) Q Beez, Namur, Namur Province, Belgium
46.5km (28.9 miles) R Marche-les-Dames, Namur Province, Belgium
46.9km (29.2 miles) S La Couvinoise quarry, Couvin, Namur Province, Belgium
55.3km (34.4 miles) T Bouffioulx, Châtelet, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
56.8km (35.3 miles) U Engihoul-Antinne, Engis, Liège Province, Belgium
62.1km (38.6 miles) V Gralex Quarry (Pont-à-Nôle quarry), Mont-sur-Marchienne, Charleroi, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
65.0km (40.4 miles) W La Sambre Quarry, Landelies, Montigny-le-Tilleul, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
67.7km (42.1 miles) X Magnée, Fléron, Liège Province, Belgium
68.6km (42.6 miles) Y Andrimont Mine, Theux, Verviers, Liège Province, Belgium
69.2km (43.0 miles) Z Wallers-en-Fagne quarry, Nord, Hauts-de-France, France
69.9km (43.4 miles) 0 Fléron, Liège Province, Belgium
76.4km (47.5 miles) 1 Glageon Quarry (Le Cailloit Quarry), Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Nord, Hauts-de-France, France
86.9km (54.0 miles) 2 Avesnois, Nord, Hauts-de-France, France
87.6km (54.5 miles) 3 Écaussinnes, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
91.7km (57.0 miles) 4 Gauthier-Wincqz, Soignies, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
93.9km (58.3 miles) 5 Le Hainaut Quarry, Soignies, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
96.9km (60.2 miles) 6 Clypot Quarry, Neufvilles, Soignies, Hainaut Province (Henegouwen; Hennegau), Belgium
106.5km (66.1 miles) 7 Kalem, Birresborn, Gerolstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
106.6km (66.3 miles) 8 Rother Kopf, Roth, Gerolstein, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
110.6km (68.7 miles) 9 Graulay (Graulai; Graulei; Grauley), Hillesheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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