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Monazite-(Ce) from
Aris Quarries (Ariskop Quarry; Railway Quarry), Aris, Windhoek District, Khomas Region, Namibia

Mineral Species
Species:Monazite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(PO4)
Description
Comments:Spindle-shaped, yellowish. Also as tiny whitish star-shaped aggregates perched on tuperssuatsiaite needles.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern: 656 (in English).

Uwe Kolitsch (powder X-ray diffraction + SEM-EDS); [http://www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/aris.htm].
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Monazite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Aris Quarries (Ariskop Quarry; Railway Quarry), Aris, Windhoek District, Khomas Region, Namibia
Nearest other occurrences of Monazite-(Ce)
194.3km (120.7 miles) A Erongo Mountain, Erongo Region, Namibia
199.8km (124.1 miles) B Bergsig Farm 167 (Hohenstein), Omaruru District, Erongo Region, Namibia
207.7km (129.0 miles) C Eureka Farm 99, Usakos, Karibib District, Erongo Region, Namibia
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