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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Braunite
Formula:Mn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cairncross B. and Beukes, N.J. (2013). The Kalahari Manganese Field: the Adventure Continues. Struik Nature, Cape Town, South Africa, 384 pages.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Andradite5 photos of Braunite associated with Andradite at this locality.
Bixbyite3 photos of Braunite associated with Bixbyite at this locality.
Gageite1 photo of Braunite associated with Gageite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Braunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
Nearest other occurrences of Braunite
0.6km (0.3 miles) A N'Chwaning I Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
3.1km (1.9 miles) B Black Rock Mine, Black Rock, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
12.3km (7.7 miles) C Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
12.8km (7.9 miles) D Hotazel Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
29.1km (18.1 miles) E Mamatwan Mine, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
99.5km (61.8 miles) F Unnamed borehole, Sishen, Kathu, Postmasburg manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
106.1km (65.9 miles) G Glosam Mine, Western Belt, Postmasburg manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
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