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Monazite-(Ce) from
Aris Quarries (Ariskop Quarry; Railway Quarry), Aris, Windhoek District, Khomas Region, Namibia

Classification
Species:Monazite-(Ce)
Comments:Spindle-shaped, yellowish. Also as tiny whitish star-shaped aggregates perched on tuperssuatsiaite needles.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern: 656 (in English); Uwe Kolitsch (powder X-ray diffraction + SEM-EDS); [http://www.koeln.netsurf.de/~w.steffens/aris.htm]; Kolitsch, U., Blaß, G., Jahn, S., Cámara, F., von Bezing, L., Wartha, R. R., Tremmel, G., Sturla, M., Cerea, P., Skebo, M. and Ciriotti, M. E. (2016): Aris - mineralogy of the famous alkaline phonolite. AMI - Associazione Micromineralogica Italiana, Cremona, Italy, 95 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Monazite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Aris Quarries (Ariskop Quarry; Railway Quarry), Aris, Windhoek District, Khomas Region, Namibia
Nearest other occurrences of Monazite-(Ce)
194.3km (120.7 miles) A Erongo Mountain, Erongo Region, Namibia
199.8km (124.1 miles) B Bergsig Farm 167 (Hohenstein), Omaruru, Erongo Region, Namibia
207.7km (129.0 miles) C Eureka Farm 99, Usakos, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
220.8km (137.2 miles) D Tubussis Farm 22 (Tubussis; Tubusis; Tubessis), Dâures, Erongo Region, Namibia
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