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Hornblende from
King Island Scheelite Mine, Grassy, King Island, King Island municipality, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Species:'Hornblende' (not an IMA approved species)
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Burchard, U. (1977). Genesis of the King Island (Tasmania) scheelite mine. In Time-and Strata-Bound Ore Deposits (pp. 199-204). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hornblende data
Locality Data:Click here to view King Island Scheelite Mine, Grassy, King Island, King Island municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Hornblende
196.4km (122.1 miles) A Mount Bischoff mine (Mt Bischoff mine), Waratah, Waratah district, Waratah-Wynyard municipality, Tasmania, Australia
218.0km (135.5 miles) B Mt Lindsay mine (Parsons Hood), Mt Lindsay mineral field, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
218.3km (135.7 miles) C Dog Rocks, Batesford, City of Greater Geelong, Victoria, Australia
259.7km (161.4 miles) D Tynong North granite quarry, Tynong, Cardinia Shire, Victoria, Australia
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