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Fluorite
Calcium fluoride
CaF2


Fluorite in the East Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Fluorite in the Front Range Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Fluorite in the Northwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Fluorite in the South Central Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

Fluorite in the Southwest Region

  • No notable occurrences in database yet.

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Fluorite is one of the rarest crystallized minerals from the Black Cloud Mine. Dave Bunk is only aware of two or three discoveries. This one is a dome of pale pink to lavender cubes to 0.3 cm across covering typical Black Cloud ore of massive sulfides and white dolomite. Measures 2.2 x 3.3 x 2 cm.
Photo courtesy of Dave Bunk Minerals.

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Cubic fluorite crystals with dark purple corners from the Wigwam Creek area. Specimen is 4.5 cm wide.

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Sharp cubic crystals of fluorite to 4 x 4.5 cm forming a 13 x 10 x 4 cm plate from the Sunnyside Mine, San Juan Co.
Photo courtesy of Dan Weinrich Minerals.

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