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Fluorite from
Shangbao Mine, Leiyang Co., Hengyang, Hunan, China

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Habit:to 5cm cube, dodecahedron, octahedron spinel twins
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dengfeng Tu (1984): Dizhi Lumping 30(3), 270-274; Zeheng Lei, Yusheng Qiao, and Yiming Xu (2009): Geology and Exploration 45(2), 44-52; Ottens, Berthold (2012) The Shangbao mine, Hunan Province, China. Mineralogical Record 43:587-608
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz154 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Dolomite140 photos of Fluorite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Calcite88 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Pyrite62 photos of Fluorite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Sphalerite5 photos of Fluorite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Smoky Quartz2 photos of Fluorite associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Magnesite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Magnesite at this locality.
Rhodochrosite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Bismuthinite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Bismuthinite at this locality.
Stibnite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Stibnite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shangbao Mine, Leiyang Co., Hengyang, Hunan, China
Photo GalleryView Gallery (360 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
52.2km (32.5 miles) Kangjiawan Pb-Zn-Ag-Au deposit, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang, Hunan, China
54.0km (33.5 miles) Shizhuyuan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
54.4km (33.8 miles) Shuikoushan Mine, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang, Hunan, China
54.5km (33.8 miles) Yejiwei Sn-polymetallic deposit (Yejiwo Sn-polymetallic deposit), Dongpo ore field, Suxian District, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
55.5km (34.5 miles) Manaoshan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Suxian District, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
55.8km (34.7 miles) Hehuaping Sn-Pb-Zn deposit, Dongpo ore field, Suxian District, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
59.4km (36.9 miles) Xintianling W-Bi deposit, Xintianling W-polymetallic ore field, Qitianling complex, Beihu District, Chenzhou, Hunan, China
69.8km (43.4 miles) Huangshaping Mine, Huangshaping Pb-Zn-polymetallic ore field, Guiyang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
72.9km (45.3 miles) Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou, Hunan, China
78.0km (48.5 miles) Xiangdong W-Sn-Cu deposit, Chaling Co., Zhuzhou, Hunan, China
 
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