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Lazulite from
Faschingbauerkreuz - Reithkogel area (Gießhübler Berg; Gießhübler Holzschlag), Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria

Locality type:Area
Classification
Species:Lazulite
Formula:MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Habit:up to several cm large, anhedral crystals in quartz veinlets; very rare cm-sized subhedral crystals; tiny grains in quartzite
Colour:blue, dark blue
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified, Wet Chemical
XRD
SEM-EDS
References
References:http://www.franzbernhard.x10hosting.com/polishedslabs.html
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Cinnabar
Gorceixite
Hematite
Pyrite
Quartz
Rutile
Svanbergite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz5 photos of Lazulite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Lazulite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Faschingbauerkreuz - Reithkogel area (Gießhübler Berg; Gießhübler Holzschlag), Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Lazulite
2.0km (1.2 miles) Frauenkammer - north of, Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
2.2km (1.4 miles) Quartzite quarry (Steinbruch Rohrdorfer; Tanzer quarry; Schindergraben quarry), Falkenstein, Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
2.4km (1.5 miles) Frauenkammer, Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
3.4km (2.1 miles) Elmleiten, Fischbach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
9.8km (6.1 miles) Höllkogel, Alpl, Freßnitzgraben, Krieglach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
10.4km (6.4 miles) Granegg, Freßnitzgraben, Krieglach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
10.7km (6.7 miles) Wegscheidkreuz, Freßnitzgraben, Krieglach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
11.5km (7.2 miles) Rotriegel ridge, Freßnitzgraben, Krieglach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
12.7km (7.9 miles) Blasenkogel (Blasenberg), Rettenegg, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
12.9km (8.0 miles) Fürstenbauer, Pretulgraben, Langenwang, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
 
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