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Synchysite-(Y) from
State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA

Classification
Species:Synchysite-(Y)
Formula:CaY(CO3)2F
Comments:Micro-crystals with adularia, anatase, quartz in thin alpine clefts.
Habit:aggregates of hexagonal plates
Colour:white (due to alteration)
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Robert Wilken collection
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Anatase1 photo of Synchysite-(Y) associated with Anatase at this locality.
Adularia1 photo of Synchysite-(Y) associated with Adularia at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Synchysite-(Y) associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Synchysite-(Y) data
Locality Data:Click here to view State Route 8 and State Route 118 interchange, Harwinton, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Synchysite-(Y)
157.3km (97.7 miles) A Scrub Oak Mine (Replogle Mine), Mine Hill Borough, Morris Co., New Jersey, USA
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