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Bastnäsite-(Ce) from
East Mine, Bayan Obo deposit (Bayun-Obo deposit; Baiyunebo deposit), Bayan Obo, Bayan Obo mining district, Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture), Inner Mongolia, China

Classification
Species:Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(CO3)F
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Smith, M.P., Henderson, P., and Campbell, L.S. (2000): Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 64(18), 3141-1360.; Miyawaki R, Shimazaki H, Shigeoka M, Yokoyama K, Matsubara S, Yurimoto H (2011) Yangzhumingite, KMg2.5Si4O10F2, a new mineral in the mica group from Bayan Obo, Inner Mongolia, China. European Journal of Mineralogy 23, 467-473
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Huanghoite-(Ce)2 photos of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Huanghoite-(Ce) at this locality.
Aegirine2 photos of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Aegirine at this locality.
Fluorite2 photos of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bastnäsite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view East Mine, Bayan Obo deposit (Bayun-Obo deposit; Baiyunebo deposit), Bayan Obo, Bayan Obo mining district, Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture), Inner Mongolia, China
Nearest other occurrences of Bastnäsite-(Ce)
1.4km (0.9 miles) A Main pit, Bayan Obo deposit (Bayun-Obo deposit; Baiyunebo deposit), Bayan Obo, Bayan Obo mining district, Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture), Inner Mongolia, China
173.2km (107.6 miles) B Lugeengol REE deposit (Lugin Gol; Lugiin Gol; Lugin Gel), Hövsgöl, Dornogovi Aimag, Mongolia
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