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Ferronickelplatinum from
Bir Bir River, Yubdo District (Joubdo District; Youbdo District; Joubda District), Gimbi, Oromia Region, Ethiopia

Locality type:River
Comments:Sponge-like crystalline aggregates up to 0.8 mm with composition (Pt1.72Ir0.22)1.94Fe1.05(Ni0.91Cu0.04)1.01. Iridian variety with about 6 mas.% Ir.
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References:Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2014)
Mineral Data:Click here to view Ferronickelplatinum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bir Bir River, Yubdo District (Joubdo District; Youbdo District; Joubda District), Gimbi, Oromia Region, Ethiopia
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