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Unnamed kornerupine locations, Alcoota Station, Central Desert Region, Northern Territory, Australia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 53' 59'' South , 134° 0' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -22.9, 134

Hosted in Strangways Metamorphic Complex. Kornerupine occurs in cordierite, potassium feldspar, Orthopyroxene, sillimanite, plagioclase, quartz-bearing gneisses

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Warren, R.G. & McColl, D.H. (1983) Occurrences of boron-bearing kornerupine in the western Harts Range and near Mount Baldwin, Arunta Block, Central Australia. BMR Journal of Australian Geology and Geophysics, 8 pp. 93-96.

Wilson, A.F., 1978 -Large crystals of kornerupine from a new locality in the granulites of the Strangways Range, central Australia. Neues Jahrbuchfur Mineralogie Monatshefte, 6, 249-56.

Woodford, P.I., & Wilson, A.F., 1976 -Kornerupine in metasomatic zones,
Strangways Range, central Australia. Mineralogical Magazine, 40, 589- 594.

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