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Wavellite from
Ashio mine (Ashio copper mine), Ashio-machi, Nikko City, Tochigi Prefecture, Kanto region, Honshu Island, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Comments:"fischerite"
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Okamoto collection (curated at the Geological Survey museum, Japan)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ashio mine (Ashio copper mine), Ashio-machi, Nikko City, Tochigi Prefecture, Kanto region, Honshu Island, Japan
Nearest other occurrences of Wavellite
123.1km (76.5 miles) A β“˜Takatama mine (Takadama), Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
220.1km (136.8 miles) B β“˜Kawazu mine (Rendaiji mine; Rendaizi mine), Rendaiji, Shimoda City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Chubu Region, Honshu Island, Japan
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