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Faustite from
Warchenne quarry, Waimes (Weismes), Liège, Wallonia, Belgium

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:Faustite
Formula:ZnAl6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Habit:powdery coatings
Colour:bluish-white
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:http://perso.infonie.be/jose.dehove/photos/Waimes.htm (ID by Prof. Van Tassel)
Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M., Van Der Meersche, E. (2002) Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Belgium, 304 pages (in French).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Faustite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Warchenne quarry, Waimes (Weismes), Liège, Wallonia, Belgium
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Nearest other occurrences of Faustite
21.7km (13.5 miles) Salmchâteau, Vielsalm, Luxembourg, Wallonia, Belgium
85.2km (52.9 miles) Virneberg Mine (St Josephsberg Mine), Rheinbreitbach, Linz am Rhein, Neuwied, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
 
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