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Japanese epidote localities
A list of Japanese epidote localities described in citable papers and books.
The list is edited based on the editing policy of location lists.
Epidotes are also included in metasomatic and metamorphic rocks as a minor component.
- Year of description
Location (Prefecture, Synonym, Comments)
- Year 1888
Sakurago mine (Yamaguchi, Asahi mine, Zomeki mine)
- Year 1892
Kamaishi mine (Iwate)
- Year 1894
Suzuyama mine (Kagoshima, Taniyama mine), Motoura river (Hokkaido, Hidaka), Kamioka mine (Gifu), Ashida (Nagano, Kita-Saku), Mount Okuya (Gifu, Kamo), Kamo (Okayama, Tomata), Shimoyama (Fukui, Shimo-Anauma), Higashiurushi mine (Gifu), Komakikura mine (Iwate), Mukuromi mine (Iwate)
- Year 1895
Shiratake (Nagasaki, Hirado), Mount Ohira (Oita, Kiura), Kiura mine (Oita)
- Year 1896
Shimo-Honiri (Nagano, Takeshi), Tabito (Fukushima)
- Year 1897
Mount Shintane (Iwate, Ohashi), Dogamaru mine (Shimane), Mukaiyama mine (Yamanashi), Otome mine (Yamanashi, Otori mine)
- Year 1898
Usui pass (Gunma)
- Year 1899
Uda river (Fukushima, Soma)
See Japanese page for more localities.