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Pyrrhotite from
Yaguki mine (Yakuki mine), Iwaki City, Fukushima, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Fujikawa, Osamu;Matsueda, Hiroharu (1992) Petrological Characteristics of the Granitoids Around the Yaguki Mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan : With Special Reference to the Relationships between the Yaguki-type Granodiorite and Ore Mineralization. Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University. Series 4, Geology and mineralogy;Vol.XXIII, No.1; USGS Bulletin 1930; Shimizu, M., Kato, A., & Sakurai, K. I. (1993). Heyrovskýite, lillianite solid solution and galena from the Yakuki mine, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan. Shigen-Chishitsu, 43(240), 283-290.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrrhotite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Yaguki mine (Yakuki mine), Iwaki City, Fukushima, Japan
Localities for Pyrrhotite in this Region
Asahi deposit, Yaguki mine (Yakuki mine), Iwaki City, Fukushima, Japan
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrrhotite
51.3km (31.8 miles) Takanokura mine, Soma District, Fukushima, Japan
66.2km (41.2 miles) Hitachi mine, Hitachi-machi, Taga District, Ibaraki, Japan
66.8km (41.5 miles) Fudotaki deposit, Hitachi mine, Hitachi-machi, Taga District, Ibaraki, Japan
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