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Pyrite from
Bayda Mine, Sohar, Al Batinah North, Oman

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rachel M. Haymon; Randolph A. Koski; Colin Sinclair (1984) Fossils of Hydrothermal Vent Worms from Cretaceous Sulfide Ores of the Samail Ophiolite, Oman Science, New Series, Vol. 223, No. 4643. (Mar. 30, 1984), pp. 1407-1409.; Ixer, R. A., Alabaster, T., & Pearce, J. A. (1984). Ore petrography and geochemistry of massive sulphide deposits within the Semail ophiolite, Oman. Transactions of the Institution of Mining and Metallurgy. Section B: Applied Earth Science, 93, 114-124.; Haymon, R. M., Koski, R. A., & Abrams, M. J. (1989). Hydrothermal discharge zones beneath massive sulfide deposits mapped in the Oman ophiolite. Geology, 17(6), 531-535.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bayda Mine, Sohar, Al Batinah North, Oman
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
9.2km (5.7 miles) Lasail Mine, Sohar, Al Batinah North, Oman
47.1km (29.3 miles) Hatta Mine (Hatta deposit), Al Batinah North, Oman
47.9km (29.8 miles) Shinas Mine, Al Batinah North, Oman
 
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