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Illite from
Wainaleka deposit, Viti Levu, Fiji

Species:Muscovite var: Illite
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Rugless, C. S. (1983). Lithogeochemistry of Wainaleka Cu-Zn volcanogenic deposit, Viti Levu, Fiji, and possible applications for exploration in tropical terrains. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 19(1-3), 563-586.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Illite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wainaleka deposit, Viti Levu, Fiji
Nearest other occurrences of Illite
28.0km (17.4 miles) Wainalou Mine (Wainalou Southeast), Namosi District, Viti Levu, Fiji
28.3km (17.6 miles) Waisoi West, Waisoi Cu Deposit, Namosi District, Viti Levu, Fiji
29.3km (18.2 miles) Waisoi East, Waisoi Cu Deposit, Namosi District, Viti Levu, Fiji
31.4km (19.5 miles) Wainadoi Mine, Namosi District, Viti Levu, Fiji
64.2km (39.9 miles) Tuvatu Mine, Vatukoula, Tavua Gold Field, Viti Levu, Fiji
74.9km (46.5 miles) Emperor Mine (Vatukoula Mine; Lolomo Mine), Vatukoula, Tavua Gold Field, Viti Levu, Fiji
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