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Strontianite from
Nchisi Island (Chilwa Island; Shirwa Island), Zomba, Southern Region, Malawi

Locality type:Island
Classification
Species:Strontianite
Formula:SrCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dowman, E., Wall, F., Treloar, P. J., Rankin, A. H., & Corkhill, C. (2017). Rare-earth mobility as a result of multiple phases of fluid activity in fenite around the Chilwa Island Carbonatite, Malawi. Mineralogical Magazine, 81(6), 1367-1395.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Strontianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nchisi Island (Chilwa Island; Shirwa Island), Zomba, Southern Region, Malawi
Nearest other occurrences of Strontianite
31.9km (19.8 miles) Tundulu Complex, Phalombe, Southern Region, Malawi
47.4km (29.4 miles) Songwe Hill REE Project (Songwe Hill carbonatite), Phalombe, Southern Region, Malawi
77.8km (48.3 miles) Kangankunde hill, Balaka, Southern Region, Malawi
 
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