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Sericite from
Shituling deposit (U deposit No. 337), Xiazhuang Uranium ore field (Xiwang Uranium ore field), Wengyuan Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ping Deng, Hongfei Ling, Weizhou Shen, Jianfeng Gao, Zhengzhong Tan, Ba Zhu, and Guolong Huang (2005): Geological Review 51(5), 557-565; Ba Zhu, Hongfei Ling, Weizhou Shen, Jianfeng Gao, Ping Deng, Guolong Huang, and Zhengzhong Tan (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(1), 71-82
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sericite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shituling deposit (U deposit No. 337), Xiazhuang Uranium ore field (Xiwang Uranium ore field), Wengyuan Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
Nearest other occurrences of Sericite
7.5km (4.6 miles) Dajishan Mine (Tachishan Mine), Quannan Co., Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China
25.2km (15.6 miles) Meiziwo Mine, Shirenzhang-Meiziwo W-Sn deposit, Shixing Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
32.2km (20.0 miles) Shirenzhang Mine, Shirenzhang-Meiziwo W-Sn deposit, Shixing Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
36.5km (22.7 miles) Hongling Mine, Wengyuan Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
44.6km (27.7 miles) Yaoling Mine, Qujiang District, Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
57.9km (36.0 miles) Xiniu mining district, Yingde Co., Qingyuan, Guangdong, China
59.2km (36.8 miles) Dading Fe-Sn deposit, Lianping Co., Heyuan, Guangdong, China
60.6km (37.7 miles) Dabaoshan Mine, Qujiang District, Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
90.0km (55.9 miles) Fankou Mine, Renhua Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, China
97.2km (60.4 miles) Xihuashan Mine, Xihuashan ore field, Dayu Co., Ganzhou, Jiangxi, China
 
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