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Cordierite from
Komaki mine, Komaki, Okuizumo-cho, Shimane, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Cordierite
Formula:(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Takagi, T., Naito, K., Collins, L. G., & Iizumi, S. (2007). Plagioclase–quartz Rocks of Metasomatic Origin at the Expense of Granitic Rocks of the Komaki District, Southwestern Japan. The Canadian Mineralogist, 45(3), 559-580.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Cordierite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Komaki mine, Komaki, Okuizumo-cho, Shimane, Japan
Nearest other occurrences of Cordierite
98.7km (61.3 miles) A Yanahara mine (Yanahara mining district), Misaki-cho, Kume-gun, Okayama, Japan
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