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Graphite from
Höllkogel, Alpl, Freßnitzgraben, Krieglach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria

Classification
Species:Graphite
Formula:C
Habit:rarely as up to mm large flakes in white apatite, more common as pigment of grey to black apatite
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Optical Analysis
Polarised-light microscopy
SEM-EDS
References
References:http://www.franzbernhard.x10hosting.com/polishedslabs.html
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Muscovite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Graphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Höllkogel, Alpl, Freßnitzgraben, Krieglach, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Graphite
12.8km (8.0 miles) Dürrkogel (Dürsteinkogel), Veitsch, Mitterdorf, Styria, Austria
13.3km (8.3 miles) Magnesite deposit, Sattlerkogel, Veitsch, Mitterdorf, Styria, Austria
20.5km (12.7 miles) Breitenau Mine (Breitenau magnesite mine), Hochlantsch, St. Jakob-Breitenau, Fischbacher Alpen, Styria, Austria
20.7km (12.9 miles) Talergraben (Thalergraben), Trattenbach, Bucklige Welt, Industrieviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
27.4km (17.0 miles) Talc mine, Rabenwald (Rabenwaldkogel), Anger, Weiz, Styria, Austria
27.8km (17.3 miles) Grillenberg, Payerbach, Industrieviertel, Lower Austria, Austria
29.5km (18.4 miles) Graphite mine, Palbersdorf, Thörl, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
32.9km (20.4 miles) Kaintaleck Mine (Kaintalegg Mine; Hohenburg deposit), Magnesite deposit, Oberdorf an der Laming, Laming valley, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
38.7km (24.0 miles) Wiesergut Mine (Wieser Mine), Magnesite deposit, Oberdorf an der Laming, Laming valley, Bruck an der Mur, Styria, Austria
43.8km (27.2 miles) Häuselberg, Leoben, Styria, Austria
 
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