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Magnetite from
Kauniinvaara, Suomussalmi, Kainuu, Finland

Validity:Believed Valid
References:Pakkanen, L. & Luukkonen, E. (1995): Native nickel and copper in the Kauniinvaara ultramafic body of the late archean Suomussalmi greenstone belt, eastern Finland. in: Autio, S. (toim.) Geological Survey of Finland, current Research 1993-1994. Geologian Tutkimuskeskus Special Paper 20, 23-29.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Magnetite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kauniinvaara, Suomussalmi, Kainuu, Finland
Nearest other occurrences of Magnetite
37.1km (23.1 miles) Hietaharju deposit, Suomussalmi, Kainuu, Finland
81.3km (50.5 miles) Kuusijärvi deposit, Koillismaa Complex, Lapland, Finland
83.4km (51.8 miles) Rometölväs reef, Pudasjärvi, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
91.0km (56.5 miles) Kouvervaara, Kuusamo, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
93.7km (58.2 miles) Säynäjävaara, Kuusamo, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
94.5km (58.7 miles) Konttiaho, Kuusamo, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
95.7km (59.4 miles) Sivakkaharju, Kuusamo, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
96.3km (59.8 miles) Meurastuksenaho, Kuusamo, North Ostrobothnia, Finland
98.7km (61.3 miles) Laivajoki, Posio, Lapland, Finland
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