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Vesuvianite from
Blu Lake (Bleu Lake), Gobba di Rollin-Rocca di Verra ridge - Blu Lake area, Champoluc, Ayas, Aosta Valley, Italy

Locality type:Lake
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Franco Luca Bonino collection; Fabbian, G.C. (1971) Ricerche di minerali e cristalli in Valle d'Aosta. Ed. Gruppo Mineralogico di Ivrea, Ivrea, 27 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blu Lake (Bleu Lake), Gobba di Rollin-Rocca di Verra ridge - Blu Lake area, Champoluc, Ayas, Aosta Valley, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
5.1km (3.2 miles) Passo di Verra area (Zwillingsjoch area), Champoluc, Ayas, Aosta Valley, Italy
5.2km (3.2 miles) Pollux, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
5.3km (3.3 miles) Klein Matterhorn (Chli Matterhorn), Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
5.4km (3.3 miles) Breithorn, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
7.3km (4.5 miles) Biel, Gressoney-la-Trinité, Aosta Valley, Italy
11.6km (7.2 miles) Stockchnubel, Stockhorn, Gorner glacier area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
15.5km (9.6 miles) Rimpfischwäng range, Findel glacier (Findeln glacier; Findelen glacier) area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
18.3km (11.4 miles) Strahlhorn, Findel glacier (Findeln glacier; Findelen glacier) area, Zermatt, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
19.0km (11.8 miles) Bellecombe, Châtillon, Aosta Valley, Italy
19.7km (12.2 miles) Täsch Valley, Matt Valley, Zermatt - Saas Fee area, Valais, Switzerland
 
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