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Siderite from
Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Siderite
Formula:FeCO3
Comments:Calcite and siderite are the main carbonate gangue
Habit:bright rhombs, scalenohedra, and sphereical aggregates to 6 cm.
Colour:gray, green, yellow and brown
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Min Rec vol 32, pp 7-30 (2001); Dobovol'skaya, M. G., Baskina, V. A., Balashova, S. P., Kenisarin, A. M., Arakelyants, M. M., Klimachev, L. A., & Muravitskaya, G. N. (1990). Order of Formation of the Ores and Mafic Dikes of the Nikolayevsk Deposit (Southern Primor'ye). International Geology Review, 32(4), 391-403.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite23 photos of Siderite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Quartz21 photos of Siderite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Galena19 photos of Siderite associated with Galena at this locality.
Pyrite6 photos of Siderite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Pyrrhotite3 photos of Siderite associated with Pyrrhotite at this locality.
Sphalerite3 photos of Siderite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Fluorite2 photos of Siderite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Ilvaite2 photos of Siderite associated with Ilvaite at this locality.
Aragonite2 photos of Siderite associated with Aragonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Siderite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
Photo GalleryView Gallery (29 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Siderite
23.7km (14.7 miles) Krasnogorskoe Pb-Zn deposit, Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
 
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