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Fluorapatite from
Adit No. 145, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece

Classification
Species:Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3F
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References
References:Uwe Kolitsch (unpubl. SEM-EDS results)
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Adit No. 145, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
5.1km (3.2 miles) Hilarion Mine (Hilarion adit; Hilarion Mine No. 50), Hilarion area, Kamariza Mines (Kamareza Mines), Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza), Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
8.3km (5.1 miles) Sounion Mine No. 6 ("Exi Mine"), Agia Varvara Mines (St Barbara Mines), Sounion Area, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece
 
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