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Forsterite from
Canzoccoli Quarry, Predazzo, Fiemme Valley, Trento Province (Trentino), Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ferry J.M., Wing B.A., Penniston-Dorland S.C., Rumble D. (2002): The direction of fluid flow during contact metamorphism of siliceous carbonate rocks: new data for the Monzoni and Predazzo aureoles, northern Italy, and a global review. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 142, 679–699.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Canzoccoli Quarry, Predazzo, Fiemme Valley, Trento Province (Trentino), Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
Nearest other occurrences of Forsterite
50.9km (31.6 miles) A Vedetta Alta (Hochwart), Ultimo Valley (Ulten Valley), Bolzano-Alto Adige Autonomous Province, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
81.6km (50.7 miles) B Vedretta della Miniera, Zebrù Valley, Valfurva, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
104.9km (65.2 miles) C Tessera meteorite, Venice, Metropolitan City of Venice, Veneto, Italy
120.9km (75.1 miles) D Totenkopf (incl. Lower Riffl glacier), Stubach valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
128.0km (79.6 miles) E Forcella di Fellaria, Scerscen Valley, Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
129.4km (80.4 miles) F Dossi di Franscia (Franscia Mine; Franscia Mines; Franscia Quarries), Campo Franscia (Franscia), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
129.6km (80.6 miles) G Sferlùn asbestos mine, Vallone del Cengiaccio (Cengiaccio; Cengiàsc; Cengiasco), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
130.1km (80.9 miles) H Bagnada-Ponticelli Mine (ex-Bolognini Mine; ex-Unitalc Mine), Lanzada, Lanterna Valley, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
133.7km (83.1 miles) I Castellaccio Quarry (ex Cabello; ex Nuova Serpentino d'Italia Quarry), Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
134.7km (83.7 miles) J Rocca Castellaccio (Rocca di Castellaccio), Ciappanico, Torre di Santa Maria, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
142.2km (88.3 miles) K Cima Vazzeda, Sissone Valley, Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
142.4km (88.5 miles) L Sissone Valley, Chiesa in Valmalenco, Malenco Valley, Valtellina, Sondrio Province, Lombardy, Italy
162.8km (101.2 miles) M Vigarano meteorite (Cariani; Ferrara; Mainardi; Morandi; Parish; Pieve; Vigarano Mainarda; Vigarano Pieve; Vigarno; Vigarvano; Vigavano [NHM cat.]), Vigarano Pieve, Vigarano Mainarda, Ferrara Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
173.1km (107.5 miles) N Renazzo meteorite, Renazzo, Cento, Ferrara Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
200.1km (124.3 miles) O Borgo San Donino meteorite (Borgo San Donnino meteorite), Fidenza, Parma Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
249.1km (154.8 miles) P Stubenberg meteorite, Stubenberg, Pocking, Passau, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany
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