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Elbaite from
Pederneira mine (Pederneira claim), São José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Elbaite
Formula:Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Colour:Bicolored
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:249 ; Robinson, G.W. (1993): What's New in Minerals ? Mineralogical Record 24: 49
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Lepidolite101 photos of Elbaite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Quartz47 photos of Elbaite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Albite41 photos of Elbaite associated with Albite at this locality.
Cleavelandite32 photos of Elbaite associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Fluorapatite7 photos of Elbaite associated with Fluorapatite at this locality.
Smoky Quartz6 photos of Elbaite associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Microcline6 photos of Elbaite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Muscovite3 photos of Elbaite associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Pyrite2 photos of Elbaite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Cookeite2 photos of Elbaite associated with Cookeite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Elbaite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pederneira mine (Pederneira claim), São José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Nearest other occurrences of Elbaite
6.3km (3.9 miles) A Aricanga mine, São José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
60.1km (37.3 miles) B Golconda pegmatite field, Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
109.7km (68.2 miles) C Sapucaia mine (Proberil mine), Sapucaia do Norte, Galiléia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
121.7km (75.6 miles) D Urucum claim (Córrego do Urucum pegmatite), Galiléia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
123.8km (76.9 miles) E Eduardo claim, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
127.3km (79.1 miles) F Sapo mine, Ferruginha, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
133.9km (83.2 miles) G Araçuaí, Minas Gerais, Brazil
138.4km (86.0 miles) H Jonas mine (João Pinto mine), Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
161.2km (100.1 miles) I Sopa, Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
163.3km (101.5 miles) J Ponte do Piauí claim, Piauí valley, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
163.8km (101.8 miles) K Guimarãesite occurrence, Piauí valley, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
165.0km (102.5 miles) L Urubu mine, Monte Belo, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
165.5km (102.8 miles) M Baixão claim, Taquaral, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
167.5km (104.1 miles) N Toca da Onça pegmatite, Virgem da Lapa, Minas Gerais, Brazil
168.3km (104.6 miles) O Humaita pegmatite, Itinga, Minas Gerais, Brazil
168.8km (104.9 miles) P Morro Redondo mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
173.2km (107.6 miles) Q Arqueana mine, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
173.2km (107.6 miles) R Barra do Salinas district, Barra do Salinas, Coronel Murta, Minas Gerais, Brazil
173.3km (107.7 miles) S Jaguaraçu pegmatite, Jaguaraçu, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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