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Calcite from
Barrachin quarry, Saint Crépin, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:Common in scalenohedron, rare in trigonal prisms
Colour:white, yellow, orange, red, pink, grey
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Self collected S. MAURY 2013
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Barrachin quarry, Saint Crépin, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
10.9km (6.8 miles) A Tête de Vautisse, Réotier, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
14.9km (9.2 miles) B Saint-André d'Embrun, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
20.2km (12.6 miles) C Péas Valley mine, Chateau-Ville-Vieille, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
20.6km (12.8 miles) D Les Estaris, Orcières, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
23.7km (14.7 miles) E Jas Roux, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar), Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
24.0km (14.9 miles) F La Treille mine, Savines-le-Lac, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
26.1km (16.2 miles) G Les Clausis mine, Saint-Véran area, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
26.8km (16.6 miles) H La Chauvetane, La Chapelle-en-Valgaudemar (La Chapelle-en-Valgaudémar), Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
27.4km (17.0 miles) I Cornivier lake, Saint-Véran area, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
27.6km (17.2 miles) J La Chagne, Guillestre, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
28.0km (17.4 miles) K Chabrière ravine, Maljasset, Saint-Paul-sur-Ubaye, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
29.2km (18.1 miles) L Blanchet lakes, Saint-Véran area, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
29.3km (18.2 miles) M Les Arieys, Pont-du-Fossé, Saint-Jean-Saint-Nicolas, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
31.8km (19.8 miles) N Chanteloube Bay, Chorges, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
32.8km (20.4 miles) O Riou de Buissard ravine, Saint-Michel-de-Chaillol, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
32.9km (20.5 miles) P Rossetto quarry, Le Lauzet-Ubaye, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
33.3km (20.7 miles) Q Lebraut pass, Chorges, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
33.7km (20.9 miles) R Riou Bourdoux ravine, Saint-Pons area, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
34.0km (21.1 miles) S Le Viallet pass, Saint-Michel-de-Chaillol, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
34.3km (21.3 miles) T Sigoyer area, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
34.3km (21.3 miles) U Pinatelle ravine, Saint-Pons area, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
35.1km (21.8 miles) V Pointe Gravelotte, Villar-d'Arêne, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
35.5km (22.1 miles) W Méolans quarry, Méolans-Revel, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
39.2km (24.4 miles) X Terres Plaines Valley, Jausiers, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
39.6km (24.6 miles) Y Merdarel ravine left side, Espinasses, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
39.7km (24.7 miles) Z Poet Castel, Saint-Maurice-en-Valgodemard, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
39.7km (24.7 miles) 0 Merdarel ravine right side, Espinasses, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
40.6km (25.2 miles) 1 Notre Dame du Laus, Saint-Étienne-le-Laus, Gap, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
41.4km (25.7 miles) 2 Signols Quarries, Signols, Oulx, Susa Valley, Torino Province, Piedmont, Italy
41.6km (25.8 miles) 3 Beaufort, Rochebrune, Bréziers, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
42.5km (26.4 miles) 4 La Combe de la Selle, Saint Christophe-en-Oisans, Le Bourg-d'Oisans, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
42.9km (26.7 miles) 5 Les Achards, Bréziers, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
43.4km (26.9 miles) 6 Gleize pass septaria occurrence, Gap, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
43.9km (27.3 miles) 7 Clapouse, Bréziers, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
44.7km (27.8 miles) 8 Rif Galan Ravine, La Grave, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
44.7km (27.8 miles) 9 Escarcelle vein, Le Grand Clot mine, La Grave, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
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