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Covellite from
Hanawa mine, Kazuno City, Akita Prefecture, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Bayliss, P. (1989) American Mineralogist: 74: 1168-1176.; Kajiwara Y (1969) Fukuchilite, Cu3FeS8, a new mineral from the Hanawa mine, Akita Prefecture, Japan, Mineralogical Journal 5, 399-416
Mineral Data:Click here to view Covellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hanawa mine, Kazuno City, Akita Prefecture, Japan
Nearest other occurrences of Covellite
20.8km (12.9 miles) Kosaka mine, Kosaka, Akita Prefecture, Japan
21.8km (13.6 miles) Ezuri mine, Odate, Akita Prefecture, Japan
26.8km (16.6 miles) Shakanai mine, Odate, Akita Prefecture, Japan
27.0km (16.8 miles) Hanaoka mine, Odate, Akita Prefecture, Japan
29.4km (18.3 miles) Doyashiki deposit, Hanaoka mine, Odate, Akita Prefecture, Japan
69.3km (43.1 miles) Arakawa mine, Kyohwa, Semboku District, Akita Prefecture, Japan
89.8km (55.8 miles) Akaishi mine, Yuda, Nishiwaga, Iwate Prefecture, Japan
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