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Cordierite from
Ruttan Mine, Ruttan Lake, Rusty Lake District, Manitoba, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robert Lavinsky specimen; Barrie, C.T. and Taylor, C.F. (2001) Geology, alteration mineralogy, geochemistry and volcanogenic massive-sulphide potential of the Ruttan mine area and the southern Rusty Lake volcanic belt (NTS 64B). Manitoba Geological Survey Open File Report 2001-9
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Anhydrite2 photos of Cordierite associated with Anhydrite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite2 photos of Cordierite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Cordierite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ruttan Mine, Ruttan Lake, Rusty Lake District, Manitoba, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
168.3km (104.6 miles) A Osborne Lake Mine, Snow Lake District, Manitoba, Canada
180.9km (112.4 miles) B Anderson Lake mine, Snow Lake District, Manitoba, Canada
181.0km (112.5 miles) C Stall Lake Mine, Snow Lake District, Manitoba, Canada
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