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Montmorillonite from
Motuosala Mine (Motuosarla Mine; Motuoshala Mine), Baluntai, Hejing Co. (Xejing Co.), Bayin'gholin Autonomous Prefecture (Bayingolin Autonomous Prefecture; Bayinguoleng Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China

Mineral Species
Species:Montmorillonite
Formula:(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Zhian Qin (1999): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 14(4), 69-75
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Montmorillonite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Motuosala Mine (Motuosarla Mine; Motuoshala Mine), Baluntai, Hejing Co. (Xejing Co.), Bayin'gholin Autonomous Prefecture (Bayingolin Autonomous Prefecture; Bayinguoleng Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China
Nearest other occurrences of Montmorillonite
156.5km (97.2 miles) A Ke'erjian Mine, Tuokexun Co. (Toksun Co.; Toqsun Co.), Tulufan Prefecture (Turfan Prefecture; Turpan Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China
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