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Sphalerite from
Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert (Bet-Pak-Dal Desert), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan

Mineral Species
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Evseev, A. A. (1995) Kazaknstan and Middle Asia. A brief Mineralogical Guide. World of Stone 8:24-30
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Bertrandite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Bertrandite at this locality.
Rhodochrosite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Pyrite2 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Fluorite1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert (Bet-Pak-Dal Desert), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
125.4km (77.9 miles) A Karatas Cu-Mo deposit, Balkhash Region (Balqash; Karatas; Prebalkhashie), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
133.5km (83.0 miles) B Saryshagan Cu deposit, Balkhash Region (Balqash; Karatas; Prebalkhashie), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
151.1km (93.9 miles) C Kayrakty Pb-Zn Mine, Kayrakty (Kairakty), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
156.9km (97.5 miles) D Akchatau Mine, Akchatau (Aqshatau; Akschatau; Akchataul; Akshatau), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
190.9km (118.6 miles) E Almaly Mine, Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
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