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Opal from
Mt Nelson quarry, Mt Nelson, Hobart City, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Quarry
Formula:SiO2 · nH2O
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Bottrill and Baker, 2008, Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Wollastonite1 photo of Opal associated with Wollastonite at this locality.
Vesuvianite1 photo of Opal associated with Vesuvianite at this locality.
Grossular1 photo of Opal associated with Grossular at this locality.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Opal data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mt Nelson quarry, Mt Nelson, Hobart City, Tasmania, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Opal
3.7km (2.3 miles) Lower Sandy Bay, Hobart city, Tasmania, Australia
8.5km (5.3 miles) Shag Bay, Risdon, Clarence City, Tasmania, Australia
31.6km (19.6 miles) Lime Bay, Tasman Municipality, Tasmania, Australia
33.5km (20.8 miles) Cygnet district, Huon-Channel region, Huon Valley municipality, Tasmania, Australia
49.2km (30.6 miles) Forster Prospect, Weld river district, Huon-Channel region, Huon Valley municipality, Tasmania, Australia
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