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Osakaite from
Hirao mine, Onsen-cho, Minoh City, Osaka Prefecture, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Formula:Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 5H2O
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References:Ohnishi, M., Kusachi, I., Kobayashi, S. (2007): Osakaite, Zn4SO4(OH)6•5H2O, a new mineral species from the Hirao mine, Osaka, Japan. Canadian Mineralogist, 45, 1511-1517.; M. Ohnishi, N. Shimobayashi, D. Nishio-Hamane, K. Shinoda, K. Momma, and T. Ikeda (2013): Minohlite, a new copper-zinc sulfate mineral from Minoh, Osaka, Japan. Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 335-342.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Osakaite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hirao mine, Onsen-cho, Minoh City, Osaka Prefecture, Japan
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