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Bixbyite from
N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bixbyite
Formula:Mn23+O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:South African Micromount Society, Kalahari Manganese Fields - KMF, by Dixon, R., and Bezing, L. Von., (1989) Locality datasheet ML 02; Cairncross, B., and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa, Linden 2014, RSA
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Braunite3 photos of Bixbyite associated with Braunite at this locality.
Ettringite2 photos of Bixbyite associated with Ettringite at this locality.
Baryte1 photo of Bixbyite associated with Baryte at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Bixbyite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bixbyite data
Locality Data:Click here to view N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Nearest other occurrences of Bixbyite
0.6km (0.3 miles) A N'Chwaning I Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
3.1km (1.9 miles) B Black Rock Mine, Black Rock, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
12.3km (7.7 miles) C Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
29.1km (18.1 miles) D Mamatwan Mine, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
29.1km (18.1 miles) E Mamatwan Mine, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
105.1km (65.3 miles) F Gamagara Ridge, Gloucester Farm, Postmasburg manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
105.1km (65.3 miles) G Gamagara Ridge, Gloucester Farm, Postmasburg manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
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