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Elbaite from
Okawayo Farm 46, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia

Locality type:Farm
Classification
Species:Elbaite
Formula:Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Comments:Gem quality crystals.
Colour:Green, blue, rose
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 527 pp. (in English)
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Elbaite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Okawayo Farm 46, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
Nearest other occurrences of Elbaite
8.1km (5.0 miles) Etiro Farm 50, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
10.7km (6.7 miles) Dobbelsberg Farm 99, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
13.8km (8.5 miles) Ombujomenge Farm 39, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
18.4km (11.4 miles) Johann Albrechtshöhe Farm 149, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
21.3km (13.2 miles) Berger's pegmatite, Kaliombo Farm 119, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
22.6km (14.1 miles) Otjimbojo Ost Farm 48 (Otjimbojo East), Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
22.7km (14.1 miles) Otjakatjongo Farm 3, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
23.1km (14.3 miles) Helikon I pegmatite, Okongava Ost Farm 72, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
27.8km (17.3 miles) Omapyu Süd Farm 77, Omaruru, Erongo Region, Namibia
28.6km (17.7 miles) Neuschwaben Farm 73 (Neu Schwaben), Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
 
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