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Ehiliyagoda (Ehaliyagoda; Ehelliyagoda), Ratnapura, Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
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Ekanite
Ehiliyagoda, Ratnapura, Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Photo: Pavel M. Kartashov
 
 
Located between Colombo and Ratnapura.
Locality name also given as "Okkanpitiya near Eheliyagoda".
Located near Ratnapura.

Mineral List

Corundum
var: Ruby

Corundum
var: Sapphire

Ekanite (TL)


3 entries listed. 1 valid mineral. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

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References

- B. W. ANDERSON, G. F. CLARINGBULL, R. J. DAVIS & D. K. HILL, 1961: Ekanite, a new metamict mineral from Ceylon. Nature (London) 190, pg. 997

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