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Datolite from
Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Datolite
Formula:CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Colour:flesh pink
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gutzmer, J. & Cairncross, B. (1993): Recent discoveries from the Wessels mine South Africa. Mineralogocal Record 24 (5): 365-368
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Hausmannite31 photos of Datolite associated with Hausmannite at this locality.
Inesite16 photos of Datolite associated with Inesite at this locality.
Andradite11 photos of Datolite associated with Andradite at this locality.
Xonotlite10 photos of Datolite associated with Xonotlite at this locality.
Natrolite8 photos of Datolite associated with Natrolite at this locality.
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)4 photos of Datolite associated with Hydroxyapophyllite-(K) at this locality.
Celestine2 photos of Datolite associated with Celestine at this locality.
Rhodochrosite2 photos of Datolite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Apophyllite1 photo of Datolite associated with Apophyllite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Datolite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Datolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
Nearest other occurrences of Datolite
12.3km (7.7 miles) A N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa
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