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Bronzite

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Formula:
(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
A variety of Enstatite

A ferroan variety of enstatite

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Chemical Properties of BronziteHide

Formula:
(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2

Other Language Names for BronziteHide

French:Bronzite
German:Bronzit
Hungarian:Bronzit
Polish:Bronzyt
Simplified Chinese:古铜辉石
Spanish:Bronzita
Ukrainian:Бронзит

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Olivine47 photos of Bronzite associated with Olivine on mindat.org.
Meteoritic Iron43 photos of Bronzite associated with Meteoritic Iron on mindat.org.
Iron4 photos of Bronzite associated with Iron on mindat.org.
Hypersthene3 photos of Bronzite associated with Hypersthene on mindat.org.
Magnetite1 photo of Bronzite associated with Magnetite on mindat.org.
Enstatite1 photo of Bronzite associated with Enstatite on mindat.org.

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Bronzite in petrologyHide

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References for BronziteHide

Reference List:
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Klaproth, M.H. (1810): Chemische Untersuchung des Bronzits, Beiträge zur chemischen Kenntniss der Mineralkörper, Fünfter Band, Rottmann Berlin, 32-36
Frisillo, A.L. and Barsch, G.R. (1972) Measurement of single-crystal elastic constants of bronzite as a function of pressure and temperature. Journal of Geophysical Research: 77: 6360-6384.

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Localities for BronziteHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Antarctica
 
  • Eastern Antarctica
    • Coats Land
      • Pensacola Mts
Am Min 62:623-633
    • Queen Maud Land (Dronning Maud Land)
      • Queen Fabiola Mts (Yamato Mts)
Ikeda Yukio (1988): Petrochemical study of the Yamato-691 enstatite chondrite (EH3) II: Descriptions and mineral compositions of unusual silicate-inclusions. Proceedings of the NIPR Symposium on Antarctic Meteorites 1, 14-37. [http://ci.nii.ac.jp/naid/110000029852/en/]
Argentina
 
  • San Luis
    • Coronel Pringles department
      • El Trapiche
Mineralogical Magazine 1997 61 : 861-877
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Evelyn Co.
      • Milparinka
        • Moorabie Bore
http://www.lpi.usra.edu/meteor/metbull.php?code=16735
  • Western Australia
    • Dundas Shire
      • Cocklebiddy Roadhouse
New Stony Meteorite Finds Including two Ureilites From The Nullabor Plain; G McCall and W Cleverly; Mineralogical Magazine, Mar 1968 pp691-716
New Stony Meteorite Finds Including Two Ureilites from the Nullabor Plain; G McCall and W Cleverley; Mineralogical Magazine,Mar 1968, pp691-716
The Nallah Meteorite, Western Australia; G McCall and W Cleverly; Mineralogical Magazine, May 1969 pp 286-287.
      • Norseman
Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 17, 1979, pp. 635-638.; I. H. Campbell and P. R. Kelly (1978) The Geochemistry of Loveringite, a Uranium-Rare-Earth-Bearing Accessory Phase from the Jimberlana Intrusion of Western Australia. Mineralogical Magazine 42:187-193.
      • North Haig
        • Sleeper Camp
New Stony Meteorite Finds Including Two Ureilites From The Nullabor Plain, Western Australia; G. McCall and W Cleverly; Mineralogical Magazine, Mar 1968, pp691-716.
New Stony Meteorite Finds Including Two Ureilites from The Nullabor Plain, Western Australia; G. McCall and W. Cleverly; Mineralogical Magazine, Mar 1968, pp691-716.
    • Halls Creek Shire
      • Alice Downs Station
Chromite Alteration in the Panton Sill, East Kimberley Region, Western Australia; Paul Hamlyn; Mineralogical Magazine, June 1975, pp181-192.
    • Meekatharra Shire
      • Mount Padbury Station
McCall, G. J. H., Wiik, H.B. & Moss, A. A. (1966). The Petrology of the Mount Padbury Mesosiderite and its Achondritic Enclaves. Mineralogical Magazine 36(276): 1029-1060. (Dec 1966).
    • Menzies Shire
      • Menangina Station
Nickel Mineralisation in Western Australia by R.J. Marston 1984.
    • Mount Magnet Shire
      • Dalgaranga Station
New Material From, and a Reconsideration of the Dalgaranga Meteorite and Crater, Western Australia; G McCall, Mineralogical Magazine, Sept 1965 pp476-487
    • Ngaanyatjarraku Shire
      • West Musgrave Block
        • Wingellina Community
Trommsdorff, V., and Wenk, H.-R. (1968): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 19, 158-168.
    • Nullarbor Region
      • Cocklebiddy
Meteoriticalsociety.org
    • Roebourne Shire
      • Karratha
Formation of Platiniferous Sulfide Horizons by Crystal Fractionation and Magma Mixing in the Munni Munni Layered Intrusion, West Pilbara Block, Western Australia; D Hoatson and R Keays, Ecomonic Geology Vol 84 #7 pp1775-1804 Nov 1989
    • Wiluna Shire
      • Wiluna
The Wiluna Meteorite Fall, Western Australia-2 September 1967; Mineralogical Magazine, Dec 1970, Vol 37, pp880-887
Austria
 
  • Lower Austria
    • Mostviertel
      • Dunkelstein Forest
        • Dunkelsteinerwald
          • Hohenwarth
peter neschen collection
    • Waldviertel
      • Raabs an der Thaya
Wolfgang Ecker collection
KIESSLING, Franz (1930b): Das Steinreich im Gebiete der Horner Hauptmannschaft und in angrenzenden Gebietsstreifen.- In: KIESSLING, Franz: Das Steinreich des niederösterreichischen Waldviertels mit besonderer Berücksichtigung des Gebietes der Horner Hauptmannschaft, 11-77, Wien (Roland).
      • Senftenberg
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Stubach valley
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Styria
    • Knittelfeld
      • St Lorenzen bei Knittelfeld
H.Schabereiter, Leoben 2012
    • Leoben
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Roland Nilica collection (analysed)
      • St Stefan ob Leoben
Postl (1981)
Chris Auer collection
    • Liesing - Palten valley
      • Rottenmann
Niedermayr, G. (1993): 931. Erythrin und Malachit sowie Adular, Cerussit, Galenit, Ilmenit, Quarz, Turmalin und Bronzit aus dem Stadtwald bei Rottenmann, Steiermar. Pp. 287-288 in NIEDERMAYR, G., F. BRANDSTÄTTER, B. MOSER, W. H. PAAR, W. POSTL, J. TAUCHER & H.-P. BOJAR (1993): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich XIIL. Carinthia II, 183./103.: 265-290.
Brazil
 
  • Goiás
    • Sanclerlândia
Candia, M.A.F., and Gaspar, J.C. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 60, 27-40.
Candia, M.A.F., and Gaspar, J.C. (1997): Mineralogy and Petrology 60, 27-40.
Canada
 
  • Northwest Territories
    • Lac de Gras
Mundt, J. The EKATI–Kimberlite–Diamond–Mine in Canada.
  • Ontario
    • Kenora District
      • Ring of Fire
        • BMA527861 Area
Laarman,J.E. 2014. A DETAILED METALLOGENIC STUDY OF THE MCFAULDS LAKE CHROMITE DEPOSITS, NORTHERN ONTARIO , PhD Thesis, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
  • Québec
    • Montérégie
      • Pierre-De Saurel RCM
        • Saint-Robert
http://castaing.eps.mcgill.ca/meteoriteposter/poster.html
    • Outaouais
      • Pontiac RCM
Thomson, M. L., Fleet, M. E., & Barnett, R. L. (1981). Amphiboles from the Renzy Lake ultramafic complex, southwestern Quebec. Can Mineral, 19, 469-477.
China
 
  • Anhui Province
    • Bozhou Prefecture
      • Qiaocheng District
        • Xiaoyanzhuang
Kuiren Wang and Junxin Wang (1987): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 7(3), 238-244; Fan Guo, Ningjie Ge, and Xuanzhong Lu (1990): Acta Petrologica Sinica 6(1), 30-36
  • Gansu Province
    • Jinchang Prefecture
      • Jinchuan District
Proceedings 30th Intl Geol Cong Vol 16 pp 109-133
    • Jiuquan Prefecture
      • Guazhou Co. (Anxi Co.)
Lishe Wang, Jianguo Yang, Chunlin Xie, Yuxi Wang, Yongxiao Lei, Hongxia Cao, Pengfei Yang, and Yalin Qi (2008): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 32(3), 392-399
  • Hubei Province
    • Suizhou Prefecture
      • Zengdu District (Cengdou District)
        • Xihe
Research Group of Suizhou Meteorite (1986): Earth Science, Journal of China University of Geosciences 30(5)
  • Hunan Province
    • Changde Prefecture
      • Wuling District
Wang, D., Ouyang, Z., and Cao, J. (1977): Geochimica 4, 288-296.
  • Jiangsu Province
    • Taizhou Prefecture
      • Gaogang District
        • Sixiangkou
Lunar and Planetary Science, volume 27, page 1373
  • Jilin Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Jilin Prefecture
      • Panshi Co.
Zicheng Chen (1991): Geology and Prospecting 27(10), 1-10
  • Qinghai Province
    • Haixi Autonomous Prefecture
      • Lenghu Co.
Huiwen Liu, Xueping Wang, Ji Shao, Kesi Lu, Fanglian Tian, and Shuya Xiong (2014): Mineral Deposits 33(1), 87-103
  • Sichuan Province
    • Guangyuan Prefecture
      • Jiange Co.
        • Lianghekou
http://www.meteorites4sale.net/MET_J.HTM
  • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
    • Hami Prefecture (Kumul Prefecture; Qumul Prefecture)
      • Hami Co. (Kumul Co.; Qumul Co.)
        • Baishiquan ore district
Fengmei Chai, Zhaochong Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Lianhui Dong, Zuoheng Zhang, Huishou Ye, Hua Wu, and Xinhua Mo (2006): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 25(1), 1-12
    • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture)
        • Fuyun Co. (Koktokay Co.)
Chunming Han, Wenjiao Xiao, Guochun Zhao, Wenjun Qu, and Andao Du (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 32, 452-468.
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Benešov (Beneschau)
Kratochvíl, F.: Příspěvek k petrografii českého krystalinika. In Sborník geologického ústavu Československé republiky, 1947, sv. 14, s. 449-536.
      • Příbram
Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
    • Karlovy Vary Region
      • Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge)
        • Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal)
          • Horní Blatná District (Platten)
            • Potůčky (Breitenbach)
Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
    • Liberec Region
      • Kozákov (Kosakow)
Pauliš, P.: Nejzajímavější mineralogická naleziště Čech. Kutná Hora: Kuttna, 2000, s. 57-58.
      • Semily
Bernard J. H. et al. Mineralogie Československa. 2nd Ed. Academia, Prague, 1981. p. 68.
    • South Bohemia Region
      • České Budějovice (Budweis)
Welser, P.: Unikátní výskyt ortopyroxenitu u Bohouškovic nedaleko Křemže. Minerál, 2007, 15, 2, 132-135.
        • Kremze (Krems)
          • Holubov
Čech, V., Koutek, J.: Geologické a genetické poměry ložisek železné a niklové rudy u Křemže v jižních Čechách. In Sborník Státního geologického ústavu Československé republiky, svazek 13. Praha: Nakladatelství Československé akademie věd, 1946. s. 1-22.
      • Tábor (Tabor)
Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
    • Ústí Region
      • Třebenice (Trebnitz)
Rost R.: Doplňky k mineralogii pyropových štěrků v Českém středohoří. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1962, 7, 4, 407-417.
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Olomouc Region
      • Žulová (Friedeberg)
Kopa, D.: Hadec ze Skorošic u Žulové. Acta musei Silesiae, series A, 1964, 8, s. 95-100.
    • South Moravia Region
      • Blansko
Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
    • Vysočina Region
      • Bystřice nad Pernštejnem
Kopa, D.: Mineralogie a petrografie hadce od Věchnova. Časopis Slezského musea, series A: vědy přírodní, 1960, roč. 9, s. 17-24.
      • Žďár nad Sázavou
        • Věžná
http://pruvodce.geol.morava.sci.muni.cz/Vezna_hadec/Vezna_hadec_text.htm
    • Zlín Region
      • Sazovice
Tuček K.: Meteority a jejich výskyt v Československu. 1981, Academia, Praha.
East Timor
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, Atlas of Mineral Resources of the ESCAP Region, Volume 17 Geology and Mineral Resources of Timor-Leste, UNITED NATIONS, New York, 2003
Finland
 
  • Lapland Region
    • Kemi
33 IGC excursion No 15, August 15th – 21st 2008
    • Penikat complex
Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; Halkoaho, T.A.A., Alapaieti, T.T., and Lahtinen, J.J. (1990) The Sompujärvi PGE Reef in the Penikat layered intrusion, northern Finland. Mineralogy and Petrology: 42: 39-55.
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Haute-Loire
      • Auzon
        • Azérat
Bull. Minéral. , 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
      • Lavoûte-Chilhac
        • Saint-Cirgues
Bull. Minéral. , 1987, 110, pp. 359-371.
        • Saint-Ilpize
FORESTIER F. H., LASNIER B. (1969) – Découverte de niveaux d’amphibolites à pargasite, anorthite, corindon et saphirine dans les schistes cristallins de la vallée du Haut-Allier – Existence du faciès granulite dans la massif Central Français, Contr. Mineral. And Petrol. 23, pp. 194-235.
      • Torsiac
        • Lanau
F.H. Forestier : "Les Péridotites Serpentinisées en France, Groupe I, Fascicule IV, Bassin du Haut Allier", BRGM, 1964
  • Occitanie
    • Aveyron
      • Rodez
        • Arvieu coronitic metanorite outcrop
Inventaire Minéralogique de la France Aveyron Editions du BRGM
Germany
 
  • Bavaria
    • Franconia
      • Münchberg Metamorphic complex
        • Kupferberg
F. Müller: "Bayerns steinreiche Ecke", 2nd ed., Oberfränkische Verlagsanstalt (Hof), 1984
    • Lower Bavaria
      • Massing
Tschermak, G. (1884,1885). Die Mikroskopische Beschaffenheit Der Meteoriten. Schweizerbart'sche Verhandlung: Stuttgart.
  • Hesse
    • Dillenburg District
      • Breitscheid
Hentschel, H. (1960): The Breitscheid meteorite. III. Petrographic investigation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 17, 323-338.
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
    • Münsterland
      • Steinfurt
        • Ibbenbüren
Mori, H. & Takeda, H. (1981) Thermal and deformational histories of diogenites as inferred from their microtextures of orthopyroxene: Earth and Planetary Science Letters 53(2): 266-274. (Apr. 1981)
    • Peckelsheim
Ramdohr, P. & A. El Gorsey (1969) "Peckelsheim" a new bronzite achondrite from Westfalia, Germany (Abst.). Meteoritics 4 (4): 291. (Dec 1969)
  • Rhineland-Palatinate
    • Eifel
      • Remagen
        • Kirchdaun
Möhl, H. (1868): Der Scheidsberg bei Remagen am Rhein, IX. Bericht des Offenbacher Vereins für Naturkunde
    • Westerwald
      • Hundsangen
Köster, H.M. (1960): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 7, 71-75.
  • Saxony
    • Chemnitz
      • Hartmannsdorf
Vollstädt, H. (1979): Einheimische Minerale, VEB Deutscher Verlag für Grundstoffindustrie, Leipzig, p. 289.
    • Erzgebirge
Lapis 11(7/8), 13-60 (1986)
Greece
 
  • Macedonia Department
    • Chalkidiki Prefecture
Dabitzias, Spyros, 1980, Petrology of the Vavdos Cryptocrystalline Magnesite Deposits, Chalkidiki Peninsula, Northern Greece, Economic Geology, 75, 1138-1151.
Greenland
 
  • Sermersooq
    • Nuuk (Godthåb)
      • Fiskenæsset (Fiskenaesset; Qeqertarsuatsiaat)
Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages [p.193-194]
Hungary
 
  • Hajdú-Bihar Co.
    • Great Hungarian Plain
      • Kaba
Kimura, M., & Ikeda, Y. (1998). Hydrous and anhydrous alterations of chondrules in Kaba and Mokoia CV chondrites. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, 33(5), 1139-1146.
India
 
  • Rajasthan (Rajputana)
STripathi, R. P., Sharma, S. K., Shrivastava, K. L. & Verma, H. C. (2000) Mössbauer spectroscopic studies of Piplia Kalan (Eucrite) and Lohawat (Howardite) meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science 35 (1):201-204. (January 2000)
Iran
 
  • Tehran Province
    • Karand
Ward, H. A. (1901) The Veramin Meteorite: American Journal of Science, Series 4 Vol. 12:453-459. (Dec 1901/December 1, 1901)
Italy
 
  • Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol)
    • Bolzano Province (South Tyrol)
      • Ultimo Valley (Ulten Valley)
        • Auerberg valley
          • Seefeld Alp
Grisotto, M., Grisotto, L. & Glasow, El. (2016): Pyrop und Bronzit aus dem Ultental, Südtirol. Lapis, 41 (10), 55-58; 86 (in German).
Ivory Coast (Côte d'Ivoire)
 
  • Dix-Huit Montagnes region
    • Biankouma department
Gouedji, F., Picard, C., Coulibaly, Y., Audet, M. A., Auge, T., Goncalves, P., ... & Ouattara, N. (2014). The Samapleu mafic-ultramafic intrusion and its Ni-Cu-PGE mineralization: an Eburnean (2.09 Ga) feeder dyke to the Yacouba layered complex (Man Archean craton, western Ivory Coast). Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France, 185(6), 393-411.
Japan
 
  • Chugoku Region
    • Shimane Prefecture
      • Oki Islands
        • Dohgo Island
Masaru Yamaguchi (1964) Petrogenic Significance of Ultrabasic Inclusions in Basaltic Rocks from Southwest Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 163-219.
  • Hokkaido
    • Hidaka Province
      • Samani-gun
        • Samani-cho
M. Yamaguchi (1961) Mem. Fac. Sci., Kyushu University, Ser. D, Geology, 10, 2, 233-245.
  • Honshu Island
    • Chugoku Region
      • Okayama Prefecture
        • Niimi City
Masaru Yamaguchi (1964) Petrogenic Significance of Ultrabasic Inclusions in Basaltic Rocks from Southwest Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 163-219.
      • Shimane Prefecture
        • Hamada City
Masaru Yamaguchi (1964) Petrogenic Significance of Ultrabasic Inclusions in Basaltic Rocks from Southwest Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 163-219.
  • Kyushu Region
    • Fukuoka Prefecture
      • Fukuoka City
Masaru Yamaguchi (1964) Petrogenic Significance of Ultrabasic Inclusions in Basaltic Rocks from Southwest Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 163-219.
    • Saga Prefecture
      • Karatsu City (Higashi-Matsuura-gun)
Masaru Yamaguchi (1964) Petrogenic Significance of Ultrabasic Inclusions in Basaltic Rocks from Southwest Japan. Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 163-219.
  • Tokyo Metropolis
    • Ogasawara Islands
      • Chichijima Group
        • Ani Island (Anijima)
Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Lesotho
 
  • Butha-Buthe District
American Mineralogist (1968): 53: 1833-1840.
  • Mokhotlong District
    • Maluti Mts.
Field, M., Stiefenhofer, J., Robey, J., and Kurszlaukis, S. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 33-75.
Madagascar
 
  • Tuléar Province (Toliara)
    • Anosy Region (Fort Dauphin Region)
      • Betroka District
        • Ianabinda Commune
Razakamanana, T., Ackermand, D. and Windley, B. F. (2006 ): Metamorphic evolution of sapphirine-bearing rocks from Vohidava area, Southern Madagascar: Structural and tectonic implication. Proceedings of the German-Malagasy Research Cooperation in Life and Earth Sciences edited by C Schwitzer, S Brandt et al. p 41-60
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Swakopmund District
      • Namib-Naukluft National Park
Meteoriticalsociety.org
New Caledonia
 
  • Northern Province
    • Poya North Commune
      • Népoui
T. Sameshima et al. , Am. Min. , 1983, 68, pp. 1076-1082. / C. Campiglio et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1986, 109, pp. 423-440.
New Zealand
 
  • North Island
    • Wairarapa
Mineralogical Magazine 1962 33 : 73-85.
  • South Island
    • Otago
      • Kakanui
Mason, B. (1968): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 19, 316-327.
Norway
 
  • Finnmark
    • Hasvik
Bøe, P. (2001): Geologi og mineralogi på Sørøya i Finnmark. Bergverksmuseets Skrift 18, 23-29
  • Møre og Romsdal
    • Vanylven
Augsten, R. (2014): Peridot-das "grüne Gold" vom Nordfjord. Lapis. 39 (11), 12-20.
  • Østfold
    • Askim
      • Kykkelsrud
Holtedahl, O. (1953): Norges Geologi. Norges Geologiske Undrsøkelse. 164, Bind I.
  • Rogaland
    • Bjerkreim
      • Vikeså
        • Ivesdalsfjellet
Hermans, G. A. E. M. et al. (1976): Sapphirine occurence near Vikeså in Rogaland, southwestern Norway. Norsk Geologisk Tidskrift 56 (4): 397-412
Jean-Clair Duchesne ed. (2001): The Rogaland Intrusive Massifs - an excursion guide. NGU Report no.: 2001.029.
      • Siravåg
Svensen, S. Å. : (2004): Noen mineralforekomster i Rogaland. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift 28: 23-29
    • Sokndal
Duchesne, J.C. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 182-198.
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Ząbkowice District
      • Ząbkowice (Frankenstein)
Spangenberg, K., and Müller, M. (1949): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 1(5/6), 560-572.
Spangenberg, K., and Müller, M. (1949): Die lateritische Zersetzung des Peridotits bei der Bildung der Nickelerzlagerstätte von Frankenstein in Schlesien. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 1(5/6), 560-572
  • Łódzkie
    • Łowicz District
Karwowski Ł. 2003: The new mineralogical data on the Łowicz meteorite. Mineralogical Society of Poland - Special Papers, vol. 22, pp. 102-104
  • Wielkopolskie
    • Poznań
Karwowski, Ł., Kusz, J., Muszyński, A., Kryza, R., Sitarz, M., Galuskin, E.V. (2015): Moraskoite, Na2Mg(PO4)F, a new mineral from the Morasko IAB-MG iron meteorite (Poland). Mineralogical Magazine, 79, 387-398.
Portugal
 
  • Bragança District
    • Bragança
      • Carrazedo
Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)
 
  • Lékoumou Department
Bull. Soc. Franç. Minéralo. Cristallo. , 1974, 97, pp. 470-474.
Romania
 
  • Brașov Co.
    • Racoş Commune
Szakáll, S., Kristály, F., 2010. Mineralogy of Székelyland, Eastern Transylvania, Romania. Sfântu Gheorghe-Miercurea Ciuc-Târgu Mureş. 2010.
Russia
 
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaya Oblast'
Orsoev, D.A. [Орсоев, Д.А.] (1985): Mineralogy of copper-nickel ores of the Lovnoozero deposit (Kola peninsula) [Минералогия сульфидных медно-никелевых руд Ловноозерского местророждения (Кольский полуостров)]. Candidate's degree thesis, USSR Academy of Sciences, Apatity, 253 pp. (in Russian); Orsoev, D.A., Kanakin, S.V., Pakhomovsky, Ya., Ushchapovskaya, Z.F., Reznitsky, L.Z. (2016): Mineral CuFe2S4 from Sulfide Copper–Nickel Ores of the Lovnoozero Deposit, Kola Peninsula. Geology of Ore Deposits, 58, 579-585.
  • Urals Region
    • Southern Urals
      • Kurganskaya Oblast'
        • Al'menevo district
          • Zaural'skij state farm
            • Ozernoe division
Yu. V. Erokhin, V. A. Koroteev, V. V. Khiller, E. V. Burlakov, K. S. Ivanov, D. A. Kleimenov (2016): The Ozernoye meteorite: New data on mineralogy. Doklady Earth Sciences 471, 1273–1276.
Slovakia
 
  • Banská Bystrica Region
    • Lučenec Co.
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
Ďuďa,R., Mrázek,Z., Košuth,M., 1984: Postmagmatická zeolitová mineralizácia Cérovej vrchoviny. Min.Slovaca, 16,2,157 - 172
    • Revúca Co.
      • Držkovce
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
  • Košice Region
    • Gelnica Co.
      • Jaklovce (Jeckelsdorf)
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
    • Košice Co.
      • Jasov (Jossau; Joss)
Koděra et all.,1990: Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, I-III, 1590p
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
    • Rožňava Co.
      • Dobšiná (Dobschau; Topschau)
Pauliš P., Ďuďa R., 2002:Nejznámejší mineralogická nalezište Slovenska. Kuttna, Kutná Hora, 136p
      • Dobšiná Mining District (Dobschau; Topschau)
Háber,M., Hovorka,D., 1981: Ore mineralisation on the contact of an alpine type ultramafic body (Dankova, SGR Mnts). Geol.Zbor. – Geol.Carpath., 91 – 113
      • Kobeliarovo (Schwarzseifen)
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
  • Žilina Region
    • Námestovo Co.
      • Námestovo
        • Slanica
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k
    • Žilina Co.
      • Divina
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590
Solomon Islands
 
  • Malaita Province
    • Malaita Island (Mala Island)
Mineralogical Magazine 1965 34 : 16-34
South Africa
 
  • Eastern Cape Province
    • Alfred Nzo District
      • Insizwa
Econ Geol (1984) 79:1857-1879
  • Free State Province
    • Thabo Mofutsanyane District
      • Clocolan
Field, M., Stiefenhofer, J., Robey, J., and Kurszlaukis, S. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 33-75.
  • North West Province
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Western Bushveld Complex
        • Rustenburg (Rustenburg District)
          • Royal Bafokeng
Lionnet, M. D., & Lomberg, K. G. (2007). The application of facies classification in evaluating the Merensky Reef at Bafokeng Rasimone platinum mine, South Africa. Journal-South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 107(1), 37.
Econ Geol (1986) 81:1056-1066
Spain
 
  • Andalusia
    • Málaga
      • Ojén
Romero Silva, JC (2003). Minerales y Rocas de la provincia de Málaga. Edited by Cedma. Malaga County Council 318 pg. 1 map; Romero Silva JC (2003). Minerales y Rocas de la provincia de Málaga. Edited by CEDMA. County council Malaga. 318pp. 1map
  • Cantabria
    • Santander
B. Azambre et al. , Bull. Minéral; , 1987, 110, pp. 379-396.
B. Azambre et al. , Bull. Minéral; , 1987, 110, pp. 379-396.
Sweden
 
  • Småland
    • Jönköping
      • Månsarp
A.E.Törnebohm: About Taberg in Småland. GFF 5 , 1880
    • Vetlanda
      • Alseda
H.-J.Wilke: Die Mineralien und Fundstellen von Schweden.1997
Switzerland
 
  • Bern
    • Utzenstorf
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 500
  • Fribourg (Freiburg)
    • Tafers
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 500
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Schanfig Valley
      • Langwies
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 500
  • Ticino (Tessin)
    • Blenio Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 149.
  • Vaud (Waadt)
    • Oron-la-Ville
      • Châtillens
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 500
Tanzania
 
  • Kilimanjaro Region
    • Lashaine volcano
J.B. Dawson, Journal of Petrology, 2002, V 43, N° 9, pp. 1749-1777.
  • Shinyanga Region
Meteoriticalsociety.org
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Lizard Peninsula
        • St Keverne
          • Coverack
Hall, T.M. (1868): The Mineralogist's Directory. Edward Stanford (London), 168 pp.
  • Scotland
    • Tayside
Paul Render
Ukraine
 
  • Zakarpats'ka Oblast' (Transcarpathian Oblasť; Zakarpattia)
    • Rakhivskiy Raion
      • Kvasy
Keidel, W. (1965): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 11, 487-506
USA
 
  • Alabama
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
      • Easton-Dudleyville area
Van Gosen, Bradley S. (2005) Reported historic asbestos mines, historic asbestos prospects, and natural asbestos occurrences in the eastern United States. USGS Open-File Report 2005-1189.
Van Gosen, Bradley S. (2005) Reported historic asbestos mines, historic asbestos prospects, and natural asbestos occurrences in the eastern United States. USGS Open-File Report 2005-1189.
  • California
    • Alameda Co.
      • Berkeley
        • Berkeley Hills
Hanks, Henry Garber (1884), Fourth report of the State Mineralogist: California Mining Bureau. Report 4, 410 pp.: 178; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 307.
    • Kern Co.
      • San Emigdio Mts
Whitfield, J.E. (1890), Analyses of six new meteorites: USGS Bulletin 60: 114; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 307.
    • Los Angeles Co.
      • San Gabriel Mts
        • Littlerock
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 59.
    • Orange Co.
      • San Juan Capistrano
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 59.
  • Colorado
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
    • Jackson Co.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
      • Bergen Park area
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Routt Co.
      • Northern Park Range
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield Co.
      • Weston
Meteoritics, vol. 11, June 30, 1976, p. 111-130.
  • Georgia
    • Jasper Co.
      • Monticello
Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92
    • Troup Co.
      • Louise Chromite belt
U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S Geological Survey,Reston, Virginia
  • Idaho
    • Canyon Co.
White, C. M., 1989, The Wilder H5 chondrite: A 1982 find from Idaho. Meteoritics, v. 24, p. 56
  • Kansas
    • Mitchell Co.
      • Waconda
        • Unnamed ravine
Smith, Lawrence J. (1877) American Journal of Science, 3rd. series, Vol. XIII: Article XXIV: 211.
    • Phillips Co.
Farrington, O,C. (1915). Catalogue of the meteorites of North America: Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 13: Washington. 545 pages.
    • Sheridan Co.
      • Township of West Saline
Farrington, Oliver C., Catalogue of the meteorites of North America, to January 1, 1909.
    • Stevens Co.
Graham, A.L., Bevan, A.W.R. & Hutchison, B. (1985) Catalogue of Meteorites (4/e). University of Arizona Press: Tucson.
  • Kentucky
    • Harrison Co.
Smith, J.L. (1877) A description of the Rochester, Warrenton, and Cynthiana meteoritic stones: American Journal of Science, 3rd series., vol. 14: 219-229.
  • Maine
    • Piscataquis Co.
      • Katahdin Iron Works
Houston, Robert S., 1956, Genetic Study of Some Pyrrhotite Deposits of Maine and New Brunswick, Department of Development of Industry and Commerce, Augusta, Maine, pp. 117 + 6 plates.
  • Maryland
    • Baltimore Co.
Ostrander, C. W. & W. E. Price (1940) Minerals of Maryland: Natural History Society of Maryland , 92 p.
Gems and Minerals of America - Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
  • Michigan
    • Allegan Co.
      • Allegan
        • Thomas Hill
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Aldrich,l.T.,Davis,G.L.,and James,H.L.,(1965) Ages of Minerals From Metamorphic and Igneous Rocks Near Iron Mountain,Michigan: Journal of Petrology ,v.6,p.445-472
    • Marquette Co.
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
    • Ogemaw Co.
      • Rose City
Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
  • Montana
    • Stillwater Co.
      • Nye
USGS Open-File Report 89-76
Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240.
Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240.
      • Stillwater Complex
USGS Bulletin 1674E
USGS Miscellaneous Field Studies Map 2038
Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana mineral locality index. Rocks & Minerals, 87, #3, 208-240.
  • Nevada
    • Churchill Co.
      • Stillwater Range
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Clark Co.
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
    • Pershing Co.
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New York
    • Albany Co.
      • Town of Bethlehem
Rocks & Minerals 82:472-483
    • Essex Co.
      • Minerva Township
        • Minerva
Kevin Czaja Collection
    • Rennselaer Co.
      • Ironhannock Creek
Rocks & Minerals 82:472-483
  • North Carolina
    • Alexander Co.
Charles Palache,S.C Davidson,E.A Goranson,Aug- 1930,The Hiddenite Deposit in Alexander County,North Carolina,American Mineralogist,Vol.15, No.8
    • Avery Co.
      • Carvers Gap
North Carolina NOA Site Screening Summary Report (2006) Screening of historic Mines,Historic Asbesto Prospects,and Natural Asbestos Occurrences in North Carolina
    • Buncombe Co.
www.John Betts.- fine minerals.com
    • Cabarrus Co.
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localites of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,1933,Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina: American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
      • Webster-Balsam
(2006)Screening of Historic Mines,Historic Asbesto Prospects, and Natural Asbestos Occurrences in North Carolina; North Carolina NOA Site Screening Summary Report
Hunter , Charles E.,(1941) Fosterite Olivine Deposits of North Carolina and Georgia :Georgia Geological Survey Bulletion No. 47
North Carolina NOA Site Screening Summary Report (2006) Screening of Historic Mines,Historic Asbesto Prospects,and Natural Asbestos Occurrences in North Carolina
Wilson,W.F and McKenzie,B.J,1978, Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina ,Information Circular 24
    • Macon Co.
Wilson,W.F and McKenzie,B.J,1978,Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina
      • Mason Mountain
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
U.S Geological Survey,2005,Mineral Resources Data System:U.S Geological Survey,Reston,Virginia; Rocks and Minerals (1985) 60:84-93,99
Wilson,W.F and McKenzie,B.J,1978,Mineral Collecting Sites in North Carolina,Information Circular 24
Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
    • Nash Co.
Meteroitical Bulletin Database
    • Pitt Co.
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
    • Wilson Co.
      • Boyett
Meteoritical Bulletin Database
Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina:USGS Bulletion No.74
      • Day Book
Wilson,W.F and McKenzie,B.J,1978,Mineral Collecting Sites In North Carolina,Information Circular 24
Wilson,W.F and McKenZie,B.J, 1978, Mineral Collecting Sites In North Carolina,Information Circular 24
  • Oregon
    • Klamath Co.
Saul Krotki collection
  • South Dakota
    • Perkins Co.
Museum Victoria Collections Specimen E 11771
  • Texas
    • Crockett Co.
Meteoriticalsociety.org
    • Pecos Co.
Meteoriticalsociety.org
Meteoriticalsociety.org
Meteoriticalsociety.org
  • Virginia
    • Bedford Co.
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
  • Washington
    • Clark Co.
      • Washougal
Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.85; Jérome, D. Y. & Michel-Lévy, M. C. (1972) The Washougal Meteorite: Meteoritics 7 (4): 449-461. (Dec 1972)
  • Wyoming
    • Park Co.
      • Beartooth Mts
W.D.Hausel, B.R. Edwards, & P.J.Graff Geology and Mineralization of the Wyoming Province The Geological Survey of Wyoming Reprint #52, 1992 p.4
The Moon
J. Frondel (2009), Lunar Mineralogy, Wiley Interscience
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