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Bastnäsite-(Ce) from
Ritter pass - Ritterchumme area, Chummibort, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland

Locality type:Area
Classification
Species:Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula:Ce(CO3)F
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References
References:See references at locality description - cuchet et al. 2014, Schweizer Strahler. I am co-author - M. Crumbach
Specimen source:Personally collected
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Hematite1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Hematite at this locality.
Xenotime-(Y)1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Xenotime-(Y) at this locality.
Thorogummite1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Thorogummite at this locality.
Monazite-(Ce)1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Monazite-(Ce) at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Muscovite1 photo of Bastnäsite-(Ce) associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bastnäsite-(Ce) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ritter pass - Ritterchumme area, Chummibort, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
Nearest other occurrences of Bastnäsite-(Ce)
3.1km (1.9 miles) A Veglia Alp, Varzo, Divedro Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
18.7km (11.6 miles) B Monte Giove, Vallone del Vannino, Formazza, Formazza Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
69.4km (43.1 miles) C Puricelli Quarry, Cuasso al Monte, Ceresio Valley, Varese Province, Lombardy, Italy
98.3km (61.1 miles) D Triolet Glacier, Ferret Valley, Monte Bianco Massif (Mont Blanc Massif), Courmayeur, Aosta Valley, Italy
222.1km (138.0 miles) E Artenberg quarry, Steinach, Haslach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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