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Pentlandite from
Black Swan Ni Mine (Silver Swan; Cygnet), Kanowna Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pentlandite
Formula:(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Marston, R.J. (1984) Nickel Mineralization in Western Australia. Mineral Resources Bulletin 14, Geological Survey of Western Australia, 291 pages.

Vukmanovic, Z. (2013) Microstructural Characterization of Sulphide and Oxide Minerals in Magmatic Sulphide ores. PhD Thesis, University of Western Australia, 200 pages plus tables.

Baensch, A. (2000) The Mineralogy of the Massive Sulphides in the High Grade Silver Swan Massive Nickel Sulphide Deposit. With an emphasis on the distribution of arsenic and cobalt mineralisation. BSc. thesis, Curtin University of Technology, 225 pages.; Barnes, S. J., Wells, M. A., & Verrall, M. R. (2009). Effects of magmatic processes, serpentinization, and talc-carbonate alteration on sulfide mineralogy and ore textures in the Black Swan disseminated nickel sulfide deposit, Yilgarn Craton. Economic Geology, 104(4), 539-562.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pentlandite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Black Swan Ni Mine (Silver Swan; Cygnet), Kanowna Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Pentlandite
24.1km (15.0 miles) Kanowna Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
30.1km (18.7 miles) East Scotia Ni prospect, Bardoc, Broad Arrow Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
34.9km (21.7 miles) Bulong Complex North Ni Mine, Bulong Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
36.5km (22.7 miles) Carr Boyd Rocks Ni mine (Carr Boyd Ni mine), Menangina Station, Menzies Shire, Western Australia, Australia
37.9km (23.5 miles) Ringlock prospect, Bardoc, Broad Arrow Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
42.6km (26.4 miles) Scotia Nickel Mine, Bardoc, Broad Arrow Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
63.1km (39.2 miles) Duplex Hill Ni prospect, Mount Monger, Mount Monger Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
63.4km (39.4 miles) Duplex West Ni prospect, Mount Monger, Mount Monger Goldfield, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
69.2km (43.0 miles) Mount Martin deposit (Mount Martin Ni prospect), Woolibar Station (Hampton Plains Goldfield), Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
71.0km (44.1 miles) Abattoirs prospect, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Shire, Western Australia, Australia
 
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