Unnamed deposit, Novo Horizonte, Bahia, Brazil
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||12° 48' 28'' South , 42° 10' 4'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||-12.8077777778, -42.1677777778|
|Name(s) in local language(s):||, Novo Horizonte, Bahia, Região Nordeste, Brasil|
An old mine near Novo Horizonte. Almeidaite was fdiscovered at the dumps of this mine.
9 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.
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1600 - 1800 Ma
|Rio dos Remédios|
Rastsvetaeva, R. K., Aksenov, S. M., Chukanov, N. V., Menezes, L. A. D. (2014) Crystal structure of almeidaite, a new mineral of the crichtonite group. Doklady Chemistry 455, 53-57.