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Muscovite from
Sítio do Castelo Mine (Folgosinho quarry), Folgosinho, Gouveia, Guarda, Portugal

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:-Idoia Garate-Olabe,Encarnacion Roda-Robles,Pedro-Pablo Gil-Crespo, Alfonso Pérez,Romeu Vieira, Alexandra Lima, Estudio Textural y Mineralogico del Dique de Cuarzo con Fosfatos de Folgosinho (Guarda, Portugal) Macle N°16 junio 2012 revista de la sociedad espanola de mineralogia
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sítio do Castelo Mine (Folgosinho quarry), Folgosinho, Gouveia, Guarda, Portugal
Nearest other occurrences of Muscovite
9.6km (5.9 miles) Granite quarries, Vila Franca da Serra, Gouveia, Guarda, Portugal
16.5km (10.3 miles) Cabris Mine, Trinta, Guarda, Guarda, Portugal
16.9km (10.5 miles) Alvarrões Mine, Seixo Amarelo, Guarda, Guarda, Portugal
17.6km (11.0 miles) Corvaceira quarry, Chãs de Tavares, Mangualde, Viseu, Portugal
17.8km (11.0 miles) Gonçalo Sul C 70 Mine, Gonçalo, Guarda, Guarda, Portugal
18.1km (11.2 miles) Sandiães, Castelo de Penalva, Penalva do Castelo, Viseu, Portugal
20.3km (12.6 miles) Real quarry, Real, Penalva do Castelo, Viseu, Portugal
21.8km (13.5 miles) Nossa Senhora da Esperança quarry, Quintela de Azurara, Mangualde, Viseu, Portugal
22.2km (13.8 miles) Chão do Castanheiro, Mesquitela, Mangualde, Viseu, Portugal
25.6km (15.9 miles) Venturinha, Sezures, Penalva do Castelo, Viseu, Portugal
 
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