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The quarry Mina Ampliación a Victoria Navajun is known worldwide for its pyrite. The pyrite is extracted from specific layers for the mineral trade. It is also possible to search yourself for a fee. The pyrite occurs in limestone deposits from the Cretaceous period.
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Navajun is located in the province of La Rioja, in northern Spain. The quarry is located east of the small village Navajun.Drag the map and zoom in or out for the best view of this locality.
Pyrite, sometimes cubic.
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