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Baryte from
Okorusu Mine (Okarusu Mine), Otjiwarongo District, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia

Mineral Species
Species:Baryte
Formula:BaSO4
Description
Comments:Baryte occurs with fluorite and quartz.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Kogut, A. I., Hagni, R. D. & Schneider, G. I. C. (1998): Geology, mineralogy, and paragenetic sequence of the Okorusu carbonatite-related fluorite ores, Namibia. In: Ed. Hagni, R. D., Proc. 9th Quadrenn. IAGOD Symp., 1994, 555-573.; Fluorite: The Collector's Choice. Extra Lapis English No. 9.
Cairncross, B. (2004) Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals Of Southern Africa: 47.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite11 photos of Baryte associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Baryte data
Locality Data:Click here to view Okorusu Mine (Okarusu Mine), Otjiwarongo District, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia
Nearest other occurrences of Baryte
97.7km (60.7 miles) A Ondurukurume complex (Ondumakorume), Kalkfeld, Damaraland District, Kunene Region, Namibia
108.9km (67.7 miles) B Etaneno, Kalkfeld, Damaraland District, Kunene Region, Namibia
109.6km (68.1 miles) C Kalkfeld complex, Kalkfeld, Damaraland District, Kunene Region, Namibia
132.5km (82.3 miles) D Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto), Namibia
133.6km (83.0 miles) E Kombat Mine (Klein Otavi; Asis), Kombat, Grootfontein District, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia
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