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Elpasolite from
Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Elpasolite
Formula:K2NaAlF6
Description
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[Kearns, 1995 "Alumino-Fluorides from the Morefield Pegmatite", MinRec 26:551-556]; Richards, R. P., Kearns, L. E., & Cook, W. R. (1998). Morphology of Chiolite twins from the Morefield mine, Amelia County, Virginia. Canadian mineralogist, 36, 1009-1016.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Amazonite2 photos of Elpasolite associated with Amazonite at this locality.
Fluorite2 photos of Elpasolite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Cryolite2 photos of Elpasolite associated with Cryolite at this locality.
Chiolite1 photo of Elpasolite associated with Chiolite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Elpasolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morefield Mine (Morefield pegmatite), Winterham, Amelia Co., Virginia, USA
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