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Leucophoenicite from
Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Leucophoenicite
Formula:Mn72+(SiO4)3(OH)2
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Palache(1935):104; Dunn, P.J., et al: Am.Min.:69:546-552 (1984); Dunn(1995):Pt3:352-356.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Zincite23 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Zincite at this locality.
Willemite13 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Willemite at this locality.
Franklinite12 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Franklinite at this locality.
Pyrochroite6 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Pyrochroite at this locality.
Calcite3 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Chlorophoenicite3 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Chlorophoenicite at this locality.
Glaucochroite2 photos of Leucophoenicite associated with Glaucochroite at this locality.
Gageite1 photo of Leucophoenicite associated with Gageite at this locality.
Copper1 photo of Leucophoenicite associated with Copper at this locality.
Andradite1 photo of Leucophoenicite associated with Andradite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Leucophoenicite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (7 photos)
Localities for Leucophoenicite in this Region
Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Mill site dump, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Leucophoenicite
0.1km (0.1 miles) Buckwheat pit (Southwest opening; Buckwheat Mine), Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) Mill site dump, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
 
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