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Calcite from
Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Calcite is common throughout the region in just about every xl form imaginable. This region is a calcite collector's paradice.
Habit:scalenohedra, rhombs, nailhead, hexagonal barrels, twins etc
Colour:colorless, white, pinkish (manganoan), brown , black
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[MinRec vol.32:, p 12 (20001)]; Rogulina, L.I., and Sveshnikova, O.L. (2008): Geology of Ore Deposits 50(1), 60-74.; Dobovol'skaya, M. G., Baskina, V. A., Balashova, S. P., Kenisarin, A. M., Arakelyants, M. M., Klimachev, L. A., & Muravitskaya, G. N. (1990). Order of Formation of the Ores and Mafic Dikes of the Nikolayevsk Deposit (Southern Primor'ye). International Geology Review, 32(4), 391-403.; Vasilenko, G.P. (2001) The Dalnegorsk Ore District. pp98-124 in Khanchuk, A.I., Gonevchuk, G.A. & Seltmann, R. (Eds) Metallogeny of the Pacific Northwest (Russian Far East): Tectonics, Magmatism and Metallogeny of Active Continental Margins. IAGOD Guidebook series 11, Dalnauka Publishing House, Vladivostok 2004, 176 p
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fluorite43 photos of Calcite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Quartz35 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Galena23 photos of Calcite associated with Galena at this locality.
Siderite23 photos of Calcite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Pyrite12 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Pyrrhotite12 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrrhotite at this locality.
Magnetite5 photos of Calcite associated with Magnetite at this locality.
Hedenbergite5 photos of Calcite associated with Hedenbergite at this locality.
Sphalerite4 photos of Calcite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Arsenopyrite4 photos of Calcite associated with Arsenopyrite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
7.2km (4.5 miles) A Bor Pit (Boron Pit; Bor Quarry), Dal'negorsk B deposit, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
8.4km (5.2 miles) B Verkhnii Mine (Verchniy Mine; Verkhnee Rudnik Mine), Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
12.9km (8.0 miles) C Dal'negorsk B deposit, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
22.8km (14.1 miles) D Partizanskoe Pb-Zn deposit (Partizansky), Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
23.7km (14.7 miles) E Krasnogorskoe Pb-Zn deposit, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
31.2km (19.4 miles) F Yuzhnoe Pb-Zn-Ag deposit, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
58.0km (36.1 miles) G Verkhnee Tin deposit, Karadubsky ore field, Primorsky Krai, Russia
72.5km (45.0 miles) H Arsen'evskoe Sn deposit (Arsen'evsky), Primorsky Krai, Russia
146.8km (91.2 miles) I Shcherbakovskoe Pb-Zn deposit, Shcherbakovka, Primorsky Krai, Russia
166.9km (103.7 miles) J Tigrinoe Sn-W-Mo deposit (Tigriny), Arminsky ore district, Primorsky Krai, Russia
210.1km (130.5 miles) K Vostok-2 Mine, Vostok, Arminsky ore district, Primorsky Krai, Russia
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