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Bastnäsite-(Ce) from
Östanmossa mine, Röberg ore field, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(CO3)F
Comments:See photo
Colour:Yellowgreen
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mikael Janssons private collection; Peacor, D. R. & Dunn, P. J.: (1988): Dollaseite-(Ce) (magnesium orthite redefined): Structure refinement and implications for F + M2+ substitutions in epidote-group minerals. American Mineralogist. 73: 838- 842; Jansson, M. Förekomster med ceriummineral i stråket Möklinta, Norberg, Riddarhyttan och Nora.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Dollaseite-(Ce)1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Dollaseite-(Ce) at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bastnäsite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Östanmossa mine, Röberg ore field, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden
Nearest other occurrences of Bastnäsite-(Ce)
1.3km (0.8 miles) A Södra Hackspikgruvan, Smörberg ore field, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden
2.1km (1.3 miles) B Johanna mine, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden
5.9km (3.7 miles) C Malmkärra Mine, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden
6.6km (4.1 miles) D Stripåsen, Norberg, Västmanland, Sweden
32.7km (20.3 miles) E Nya Bastnäs deposit, Bastnäs Mines, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
36.5km (22.7 miles) F Bastnäs Mines, Riddarhyttan, Skinnskatteberg, Västmanland, Sweden
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