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Uranophane-β from
Rössing Uranium Mine, Arandis, Erongo Region, Namibia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Uranophane-β
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Zambezi Resources Limited (2006) Progress Report on Oryx (Uranium Project).;
Abraham, I.M. (2009) Geology and spatial distribution of uranium mineralisation in the SK anomaly area, Rossing area, Namibia, Master thesis University of the Witwatersrand.;
http://www.rossing.com
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Uranophane2 photos of Uranophane-β associated with Uranophane at this locality.
Powellite1 photo of Uranophane-β associated with Powellite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Uranophane-β data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rössing Uranium Mine, Arandis, Erongo Region, Namibia
Nearest other occurrences of Uranophane-β
22.8km (14.2 miles) A Valencia deposit, Arandis, Erongo Region, Namibia
109.8km (68.2 miles) B Erongo Mountain, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
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