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Kaersutite from
Vlčí hora, Černošín, Tachov District, Plzeň Region, Czech Republic

Classification
Species:Kaersutite
Formula:{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Habit:Doubly terminated prismatic crystals.
Colour:Black
Luminescent properties:Not fluorescent.
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Navrátil, Z., Šrein, V.: Krystalovaný olivín v tufech Vlčí hory u Černošína. Bulletin mineralogicko-petrografického oddělení Národního muzea v Praze, 1997, roč. 4-5, s. 177-178; Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte (1989): 137-143..
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kaersutite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Vlčí hora, Černošín, Tachov District, Plzeň Region, Czech Republic
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Nearest other occurrences of Kaersutite
11.1km (6.9 miles) Hradištský hill, Konstantinovy Lázně, Tachov District, Plzeň Region, Czech Republic
64.6km (40.1 miles) Tisová, Kraslice, Sokolov District, Karlovy Vary Region, Czech Republic
76.8km (47.7 miles) Výsluní, Chomutov District, Ústí nad Labem Region, Czech Republic
 
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