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Chromite from
Carrade de Cavalaire, Cavalaire-sur-Mer, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

Classification
Species:Chromite
Formula:Fe2+Cr23+O4
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:"Mémoire sur le gisement de fer chromaté" in "Journal des Mines", Brumaire, An X, n°LXII - Citoyen Pontier (1799) (in French)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chromite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Carrade de Cavalaire, Cavalaire-sur-Mer, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Nearest other occurrences of Chromite
4.6km (2.9 miles) A Gassin, Draguignan, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
92.5km (57.5 miles) B Durance alluvial deposits, Peyrolles-en-Provence, Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
180.0km (111.9 miles) C Péas Valley mine, Chateau-Ville-Vieille, Hautes-Alpes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
217.1km (134.9 miles) D Bouvante-le-Haut meteorite, Saint-Jean-en-Royans, Romans-sur-Isère, Drôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
219.8km (136.6 miles) E La Botte, Chamrousse, Vizille, Isère, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
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