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Sphalerite from
Kusasalethu Mine (Elandskraal Mine; Elandsrand Mine; Deelkraal Mine), Carletonville, Western Sector, Far West Rand (West Wits Line), West Rand District (West Rand), Witwatersrand field, Gauteng Province, South Africa

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[MinRec 32:177]
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kusasalethu Mine (Elandskraal Mine; Elandsrand Mine; Deelkraal Mine), Carletonville, Western Sector, Far West Rand (West Wits Line), West Rand District (West Rand), Witwatersrand field, Gauteng Province, South Africa
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
108.9km (67.7 miles) A Waaikraal gold deposit, Rustenburg (Rustenburg District), Western Bushveld Complex, Bojanala Platinum District, North West Province, South Africa
116.1km (72.2 miles) B Bray's Lead Mine, Groot Marico, Ngaka Modiri Molema District, North West Province, South Africa
136.7km (84.9 miles) C Pilanesberg Alkaline Complex, Western Bushveld Complex, Bojanala Platinum District, North West Province, South Africa
137.9km (85.7 miles) D Pilanesberg Mtn, Pilanesberg Alkaline Complex, Western Bushveld Complex, Bojanala Platinum District, North West Province, South Africa
138.3km (86.0 miles) E Edendale Lead Mine, Pretoria District (Tshwane District), Gauteng Province, South Africa
151.7km (94.3 miles) F Witkop Fluorspar Mine (Marico Fluorspar Mine), Witkop Farm, Ottoshoop, Ngaka Modiri Molema District, North West Province, South Africa
152.7km (94.9 miles) G Transvaal Mine (Main Mine; Argent Main Mine), Argent, Delmas, Nkangala District, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa
165.5km (102.8 miles) H Slipfontein (Big Ben Mine; Old Fluorspar Mine), Brits (Brits District), Western Bushveld Complex, Bojanala Platinum District, North West Province, South Africa
180.7km (112.3 miles) I Vergenoeg Mine, Pretoria District (Tshwane District), Gauteng Province, South Africa
186.9km (116.1 miles) J Albert Silver Mine, Nkangala District, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa
208.8km (129.7 miles) K Beatrix Mine (Oryx Mine; Beisa Mine), Witwatersrand field, Free State Province, South Africa
211.0km (131.1 miles) L Boekenhoutshoek area (Boekenhouthoek), Mkobola, Nkangala District, Mpumalanga Province, South Africa
255.4km (158.7 miles) M Buffalo Mine (Buffalo Fluorspar), Naboomspruit (Mookgophong), Waterberg District, Bushveld Complex, Limpopo Province, South Africa
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