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Phenakite from
Zitterauer Tisch, Böckstein, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria

Classification
Species:Phenakite
Formula:Be2SiO4
Habit:acicular crystals
Colour:colourless
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Hematite
Smoky Quartz
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Phenakite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Zitterauer Tisch, Böckstein, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Phenakite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Ortbergschartl, Naßfeld valley, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
1.7km (1.0 miles) Böckfeld Alp, Böckstein, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
1.8km (1.1 miles) Stubnerkogel, Böckstein, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
2.6km (1.6 miles) Municipal quarry (Dick quarry), Böckstein, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
3.4km (2.1 miles) Haitzing mountain, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
3.5km (2.2 miles) Schleier fall tunnel, Naßfeld valley, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
3.9km (2.4 miles) Bärenfall dam, Naßfeld valley, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
4.1km (2.6 miles) Spider cleft, Patschg-Stuhl, Böckstein, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
4.4km (2.7 miles) Bockhartsee reservoir, Bad Gastein, St. Johann im Pongau District, Salzburg, Austria
6.1km (3.8 miles) Lohning quarry (Lohninger quarry), Rauris, Zell am See District, Salzburg, Austria
 
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