Pekoeringan river alluvials, Luwu Regency, Sulawesi Selatan Province (South Sulawesi Province), Sulawesi (Celebes), Indonesia
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude:||3° South , 120° East (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~454km|
Druif beleived that a new mineral had been found (wisaksonite. This was later found by C. Osborne Hutton to be a metamict uranoan thorite.
1 valid mineral.
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Druif, J.H. (1948) On the occurrence of a new mineral species in the deposits of the river Pekoeringan, District Masamba, Celebes. Communications of the General Agricultural Experiment Station, Buitenzorg, Java, No.69,8pp.
Hutton, C. Osborne wisaksonite is a metamict uranoan thorite. American Mineralogst 39, 825-829.