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Cordierite from
Lipovka Mine (Lipovskoe Mine; Lipovskaya Mine; Lipovaya Mine), Lipovka pegmatite field, Rezh District, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Comments:Na,Ca,Be-rich.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lapis 28(10), 60 (2003); Zap. Vseross. Mineral. Obshch., 132(2) pp. 49-59 ; Yakubovich, O. V., Massa, V., Pekov, I. V., Gavrilenko, P. G., & Chukanov, N. V. (2004). Crystal structure of the Na-, Ca-, Be-cordierite and crystallochemical regularities in the cordierite—sekaninaite series. Crystallography Reports, 49(6), 953-963.; Igor.V. Pekov, Lyudmila R. Memetova (2008) Minerals of the Lipovka Granite Pegmatites, Central Urals, Russia. Mineralogical Almanac 13:6-45
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lipovka Mine (Lipovskoe Mine; Lipovskaya Mine; Lipovaya Mine), Lipovka pegmatite field, Rezh District, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
26.4km (16.4 miles) A Mokrusha Mine, Alabashka pegmatite field, Yuzhakovo Village, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia
33.9km (21.1 miles) B Alabashka pegmatite field, Yuzhakovo Village, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia
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