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Petalite from
Palelni mine ("Kat Chay mine"), Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village), Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Petalite
Formula:LiAl(Si4O10)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Andreas Ertl, John M. Hughes, Stefan Prowatke, Thomas Ludwig, Franz Brandstätter, Wilfried Körner, and M. Darby Dyar (2007): Tetrahedrally coordinated boron in Li-bearing olenite from “mushroom” tourmaline from Momeik, Myanmar. Can. Mineral. 45, 891-899.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Microcline2 photos of Petalite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Phenakite1 photo of Petalite associated with Phenakite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Petalite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Palelni mine ("Kat Chay mine"), Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village), Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar
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Nearest other occurrences of Petalite
0.3km (0.2 miles) Phenakite Mine, Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village), Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar
1.4km (0.9 miles) Pheyeou Mine, Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village), Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar
 
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