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Microcline from
Vila Real District, Portugal

Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References:Rui Nunes
Specimen source:Personally collected
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Smoky Quartz1 photo of Microcline associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Microcline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Vila Real District, Portugal
Localities for Microcline in this Region
Tamega River, Vidago, Chaves, Vila Real District, Portugal
Borrageiro Mine, Cabril, Montalegre, Vila Real District, Portugal
Carris Mines, Cabril, Montalegre, Vila Real District, Portugal
Galegos da Serra, Vila Marim, Vila Real, Vila Real District, Portugal
Nearest other occurrences of Microcline
50.8km (31.6 miles) A Regoufe Mines, Covelo de Paivó, Arouca, Aveiro District, Portugal
51.1km (31.7 miles) B Ratoeira quarry, Gradiz, Aguiar da Beira, Guarda District, Portugal
51.6km (32.1 miles) C Salamonde, Vieira do Minho, Braga District, Portugal
53.5km (33.3 miles) D Assunção Mine, Aldeia Nova, Ferreira de Aves, Sátão, Viseu District, Portugal
56.0km (34.8 miles) E Fonte Velha Mine, Sebadelhe da Serra, Trancoso, Guarda District, Portugal
65.2km (40.5 miles) F Venturinha, Sezures, Penalva do Castelo, Viseu District, Portugal
71.4km (44.4 miles) G Viseu District, Portugal
73.9km (45.9 miles) H Nossa Senhora da Esperança quarry, Quintela de Azurara, Mangualde, Viseu District, Portugal
74.7km (46.4 miles) I Pedra da Moura Mine, São Lourenço de Touvedo, Ponte da Barca, Viana do Castelo District, Portugal
74.8km (46.5 miles) J Quintela de Azurara, Mangualde, Viseu District, Portugal
77.4km (48.1 miles) K Terra da Mina Mine, Castelo Branco, Mogadouro, Bragança District, Portugal
80.0km (49.7 miles) L Feli Sn deposit, La Fregeneda, Salamanca, Castile and Leon, Spain
88.5km (55.0 miles) M Castro Laboreiro, Melgaço, Viana do Castelo District, Portugal
92.7km (57.6 miles) N Portugal No. 2 quarry, Malpartida, Almeida, Guarda District, Portugal
94.9km (59.0 miles) O Meixedo, Viana do Castelo, Viana do Castelo District, Portugal
96.2km (59.8 miles) P Monteiro Mine, Cabração, Ponte de Lima, Viana do Castelo District, Portugal
102.3km (63.5 miles) Q Covão quarry, Vela, Guarda, Guarda District, Portugal
103.1km (64.1 miles) R Taião quarry, Taião, Valença do Minho, Viana do Castelo District, Portugal
103.3km (64.2 miles) S Gonçalo, Guarda, Guarda District, Portugal
106.4km (66.1 miles) T Eiras quarry, Sanfins, Valença do Minho, Viana do Castelo District, Portugal
109.9km (68.3 miles) U Bendada Mines, Bendada, Sabugal, Guarda District, Portugal
110.3km (68.5 miles) V Penalobo (or Pena Lobo), Sabugal, Guarda District, Portugal
149.9km (93.1 miles) W Granite, Monsanto, Idanha-a-Nova, Castelo Branco District, Portugal
175.8km (109.2 miles) X Segura Mines (Segura mining field), Segura, Idanha-a-Nova, Castelo Branco District, Portugal
212.4km (132.0 miles) Y Santa Comba Mine, Santa Comba, A Coruña (La Coruña), Galicia, Spain
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