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Galaxite from
Bald Knob deposit (Primary ore body; Crouse Knob deposit), Bald Knob, Sparta, Alleghany Co., North Carolina, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Galaxite
Formula:Mn2+Al2O4
Description
Type Locality:Bald Knob deposit (Primary ore body; Crouse Knob deposit), Bald Knob, Sparta, Alleghany Co., North Carolina, USA is the type locality for Galaxite
Comments:Galaxite and Jacobsite can be as intergrowths or as sepearate grains.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 60:130-135.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Kutnohorite1 photo of Galaxite associated with Kutnohorite at this locality.
Manganocummingtonite1 photo of Galaxite associated with Manganocummingtonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Galaxite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bald Knob deposit (Primary ore body; Crouse Knob deposit), Bald Knob, Sparta, Alleghany Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Galaxite
214.6km (133.3 miles) A Hutter Mine (Herter Magnetite Mine), James River-Roanoke River Mn-Fe-Ba District, Pittsylvania Co., Virginia, USA
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