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Ruby from
Mundarara Mine, Longido District, Arusha Region, Tanzania

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum var: Ruby
Formula:Al2O3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gübelin, E. and Wolgensinger, M. (1976) Edelstenen. Uitgeverij Artis, Brussel (in Dutch).;
Hintze, J. (2010) Safari ndjema - Afrikanisches Tagebuch (II): Rubin in Zoisit - ein Klassiker aus Longido in Tansania. Lapis, 35(12), 15-19 (in German).
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Zoisite33 photos of Ruby associated with Zoisite at this locality.
Pargasite26 photos of Ruby associated with Pargasite at this locality.
Spinel4 photos of Ruby associated with Spinel at this locality.
Tschermakite2 photos of Ruby associated with Tschermakite at this locality.
Diaspore2 photos of Ruby associated with Diaspore at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ruby data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mundarara Mine, Longido District, Arusha Region, Tanzania
Photo GalleryView Gallery (20 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Ruby
28.8km (17.9 miles) Ruby occurrence, Muriatata hills, Longido District, Arusha Region, Tanzania
 
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