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Forsterite from
Big Gossan Mine, Gunung Bijih District (Grasberg District), Carstensz Mts, New Guinea, Papua Province, Western New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Indonesia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Setiawan, B., de Jong, G., Soeldjana, A., Aloysius, C., Webb, B., Issel, A., & Lasito, S. Mineralogy and Chemical Characteristics of the Waripi–hosted Cu-Au Skarn System at the Big Gossan Underground Mine, Papua, Indonesia–Determining the host rocks using XRD and XRF Analysis.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Big Gossan Mine, Gunung Bijih District (Grasberg District), Carstensz Mts, New Guinea, Papua Province, Western New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Indonesia
Nearest other occurrences of Forsterite
1.7km (1.1 miles) Gunung Bijih District (Grasberg District), Carstensz Mts, New Guinea, Papua Province, Western New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Indonesia
2.5km (1.6 miles) Kucing Liar, Gunung Bijih District (Grasberg District), Carstensz Mts, New Guinea, Papua Province, Western New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Indonesia
2.8km (1.7 miles) Ertsberg East Complex (GBT), Ertsberg Complex, Gunung Bijih District (Grasberg District), Carstensz Mts, New Guinea, Papua Province, Western New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Indonesia
 
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