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Balangoda, Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
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Thorianite
Balangoda, Ratnapura District, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka

Photo: Marco Barsanti
 
 
Gem mining district (gem gravels).
Charnockite bedrock.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Baddeleyite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine

var: Goshenite
Chrysoberyl
var: Alexandrite

Corundum
var: Ruby

Corundum
var: Sapphire

'Garnet'
Geikielite
Gold
Graphite
Ilmenite
Pyrite
Sillimanite
Sinhalite
Spinel
Thorianite (TL)
Topaz
Zircon


19 entries listed. 12 valid minerals. 1 type locality (valid mineral).

Localities in this Region

Sri Lanka
  • Sabaragamuwa Province

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References

Econ Geol (1981) 76:733-738

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