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Mispickel Creek, Westport, Buller District, West Coast Region, South Island, New Zealandi
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Mispickel CreekValley
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Buller DistrictDistrict
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South IslandIsland
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 50' 41'' South , 171° 43' 38'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -41.84490,171.72746
GeoHash:G#: rbd1gy25g
Locality type:Valley
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Baryte in purple fluorite at Mispickel Creek in a 2 foot long vein in Buller Gorge on the railway side of the river (Duncan 1970).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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Duncan, J. (1970) West Coast Gems and Minerals, New Zealand Lapidary, June 1970.
Railton, G.L., Watters, W.A. (1990) Minerals of New Zealand, New Zealand Geological Survey Bulletin No. 104.


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