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Wolframite from
Akchatau Mine, Akchatau (Aqshatau; Akschatau; Akchataul; Akshatau), Shet, Karaganda, Kazakhstan

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Wolframite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[MinRec 25:61]; Evseev, A. A. (1995) Kazaknstan and Middle Asia. A brief Mineralogical Guide. World of Stone 8:24-30; Li, G., Cao, M., Qin, K., Evans, N. J., Hollings, P., & Seitmuratova, E. Y. (2016). Geochronology, petrogenesis and tectonic settings of pre-and syn-ore granites from the W-Mo deposits (East Kounrad, Zhanet and Akshatau), Central Kazakhstan. Lithos, 252, 16-31.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Smoky Quartz4 photos of Wolframite associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Wolframite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wolframite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Akchatau Mine, Akchatau (Aqshatau; Akschatau; Akchataul; Akshatau), Shet, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
Nearest other occurrences of Wolframite
54.7km (34.0 miles) A Zhanet Mo deposit, Shet, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
96.7km (60.1 miles) B Upper Kayrakty W-Mo-Bi deposit (Verkhnee-Kayrakty), Kayrakty (Kairakty), Shet, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
134.2km (83.4 miles) C East Kounrad Mo-W deposit, Kounrad Massif, Balkhash, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
156.9km (97.5 miles) D Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert (Bet-Pak-Dal Desert), Karazhal, Karaganda, Kazakhstan
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