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Medina, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Aquamarine
Medina, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Photo: Mario Pauwels
 
 
Granite pegmatite. The rare mineral herderite has been verified by chemical analysis. The analysis by Luiz Menezes is 6.05-7.57 weight percent fluorine in very large greenish gray crystals to 8 cm.

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Albite
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
Beryl
var: Heliodor

Fluorapatite
Herderite
Microcline
Muscovite
Quartz
Schorl
Topaz


19 entries listed. 9 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

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