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Hematite from
Ightem Mine (Irhtem Mine), Ightem, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

Classification
Species:Hematite
Habit:Several remarkable forms: - pseudo-rhombohedral xls - scalenohedral xls (in nearby outcrop) - star-shaped twins
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Favreau, G. and Dietrich, J. E. (2006). Die Mineralien von Bou Azzer. Lapis 31(7/8), 27-68
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hematite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ightem Mine (Irhtem Mine), Ightem, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
Nearest other occurrences of Hematite
8.2km (5.1 miles) A Aït Ahmane, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
15.4km (9.6 miles) B Aghbar Mine (Arhbar Mine), Aghbar, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
18.1km (11.2 miles) C Bleida Far West Mine, Bleida, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
22.9km (14.2 miles) D Vein No. 2, Bou Azer, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
24.6km (15.3 miles) E Bleida Mine, Bleida, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
31.5km (19.6 miles) F Méchoui deposit, Méchoui, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
37.3km (23.2 miles) G Tachgagalt Mine, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
130.2km (80.9 miles) H Imiter Mine, Imiter District, Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
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