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Metavoltine from
Mont-des-Groseillers, Blaton, Bernissart, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium

Locality type:Hill
Classification
Species:Metavoltine
Formula:Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Comments:Associated with copiapite
Habit:clumps
Colour:yellow
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Van Tassel, R. (1973) Efflorescences de sulfates sur des roches carbonifères belges. Bulletin de l'Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique, Sciences de la Terre, 49(3).;
Israël, W. (1986) De fosfaatmineralen van Blaton (Henegouwen, België). Gea, 2(19), 51-56.;
Hatert, F., Deliens, M., Fransolet, A.-M., Van Der Meersche, E. (2002) Les minéraux de Belgique. 2ème édition, Muséum des Sciences Naturelles, Bruxelles, Belgium, 304 pages (in French).;
http://perso.infonie.be/jose.dehove/photos/Blaton.htm
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Metavoltine data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mont-des-Groseillers, Blaton, Bernissart, Hainaut, Wallonia, Belgium
 
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