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Forsterite from
Avebury Nickel Deposit (Avebury mine), Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Forsterite
Formula:Mg2SiO4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Vadim S. Kamenetsky, Alexey V. Lygin, Jeff G. Foster, Sebastien Meffre, Roland Maas, Maya B. Kamenetsky, Karsten Goemann, Steve W. Beresford. 2016. A story of olivine from the McIvor Hill complex (Tasmania, Australia): Clues to the origin of the Avebury metasomatic Ni sulfide deposit. American Mineralogist. 101 no. 6 1321-1331
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Forsterite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Avebury Nickel Deposit (Avebury mine), Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Forsterite
12.1km (7.5 miles) St Dizier mine, Mt Heemskirk mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
14.0km (8.7 miles) Tenth Legion mine, Mt Heemskirk mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
59.4km (36.9 miles) Mount Bischoff mine (Mt Bischoff mine), Waratah, Waratah district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia
 
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