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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Gageite
Formula:Mn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Cairncross, B., and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa, Linden 2014, RSA;
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Andradite
Calcite
Clinochlore
Hausmannite
Hematite
Rhodochrosite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Braunite1 photo of Gageite associated with Braunite at this locality.
Datolite1 photo of Gageite associated with Datolite at this locality.
Oyelite1 photo of Gageite associated with Oyelite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Gageite 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 Gageite
0.6km (0.3 miles) A N'Chwaning I Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
12.3km (7.7 miles) B Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
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