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Pyrite from
Area 29 North, Main Level, Nanisivik Mine, Nanisivik, Baffin Island, Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada

Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Comments:There are no diploids at Nanasivik!
Habit:Blocky cubes heavily modified by dodecahedral, pyritohedral, trapezohedral, and octahedral forms.
Colour:yellow metallic
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Rod Tyson Personal Communication (RWMW)
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Marcasite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Marcasite at this locality.
Sphalerite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Area 29 North, Main Level, Nanisivik Mine, Nanisivik, Baffin Island, Qikiqtaaluk Region, Nunavut, Canada
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