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Knebelite

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Formula:
from (Fe1.5Mn0.5)2SiO4 to (Mn1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4
A variety of Fayalite-Tephroite Series

Definitions vary (manganoan fayalite or intermediate member of the Fayalite-Tephroite Series).


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Chemical Properties of KnebeliteHide

Formula:
from (Fe1.5Mn0.5)2SiO4 to (Mn1.5Fe0.5)2SiO4

Synonyms of KnebeliteHide

Other Language Names for KnebeliteHide

Simplified Chinese:锰铁橄榄石
Spanish:Knebelita

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Galena2 photos of Knebelite associated with Galena on mindat.org.
Sphalerite1 photo of Knebelite associated with Sphalerite on mindat.org.
Kutnohorite1 photo of Knebelite associated with Kutnohorite 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.

References for KnebeliteHide

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J.W. Dobereiner (1817): Jour. Ch. Ph., xxi, p. 49. [Analysis by Dobereiner: silica : 32.5, protoxide of manganese: 35.0, protoxide of iron: 32.0, total 99.5%; the original paper does not give a locality for knebelite, but a later paper mentioned in Dana 6, p 457, gives the locality as found in granite near Ilmenau.]

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Localities for KnebeliteHide

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.
Australia
 
  • Queensland
    • Cloncurry Shire
      • Selwyn District
Vaughan, J. P. (1986). The iron end-member of the pyrosmalite series from the Pegmont lead-zinc deposit, Queensland. Mineralogical Magazine, 50(357), 527-531.
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Slocan Mining Division
      • Riondel
Min Rec (1977) 8:34-36
  • Québec
    • Montérégie
      • Brome-Missisquoi RCM
Frisch, T. (1972) Iron Knebelite from the Nordmarkite of Shefford Miuntain, Quebec. Canadian Mineralogist, 11, 552-553.
China
 
  • Hubei Province
    • Huanggang Prefecture
      • Luotian Co.
        • Hejiawan
Jingqu Yao (1992): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 11(3), 257-266
Jingqu Yao (1992): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 11(3), 257-266
    • Wuhan Prefecture
      • Huangpi District
Jingqu Yao (1992): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 11(3), 257-266
  • Hunan Province
    • Chenzhou Prefecture
      • Suxian District
        • Dongpo ore field
Zhaojian Zeng (1997): Hunan Geology 16(3), 163-166
  • Liaoning Province (Manchuria; Dongbei Region)
    • Huludao Prefecture
      • Jianchang Co.
        • Bajiazi Zn-Pb-Ag deposit
Yiming Zhao, Yongguan Dong, Daxin Li, and Chengsi Bi (2003): Ore Geology Reviews 23, 153-182.
Yiming Zhao, Yongguan Dong, Daxin Li, and Chengsi Bi (2003): Ore Geology Reviews 23, 153-182
Yiming Zhao, Yongguan Dong, Daxin Li, and Chengsi Bi (2003): Ore Geology Reviews 23, 153-182.
Yiming Zhao, Yongguan Dong, Daxin Li, and Chengsi Bi (2003): Ore Geology Reviews 23, 153-182.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Kanto Region
      • Tochigi Prefecture
        • Nikko City
          • Ashio-machi
Introduction to Japanese Minerals (Geological Survey of Japan, 1970); Watanabe, T. and Kato, A. (1961) Manganpyrosmalite from the Kyurazawa mine, Tochigi prefecture. Mineralogical Journal, 3, #3, 130-138.
    • Tohoku Region
      • Fukushima Prefecture
        • Kawamata
          • Iizaka Village (Iisaka)
Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
      • Iwate Prefecture
        • Kamaishi City
Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Russia
 
  • Far-Eastern Region
    • Primorskiy Kray
American Mineralogist, Vol. 64, 1979, pp. 432-435
  • Northern Caucasus Region
    • North Ossetia Republic
      • Sadon ore district
Groznova, E.O., Dobrovol’skaya, M.G., Kovalenker, V.A., Davydov, K.V., Bitarov, V.T., and Razin, M.V. (2006): Geology of Ore Deposits 48(2), 108-133.; Groznova et al (2005) New Data on Minerals Vol 40 pp72-79
Slovakia
 
  • Košice Region
    • Rožňava Co.
      • Rožňava (Rosenau; Rozsnyó)
        • Čučma
Koděra et all.,1990: Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, I-III, 1590p; Rojkovič, I. (2001): Geolines 13, 34-41.
South Africa
 
  • Northern Cape Province
    • Namakwa District (Namaqualand)
Minerals of South Africa
Sweden
 
  • Dalarna
    • Borlänge
Lindsten, J. & Harström, P. (2015): Tuna Hästbergs gruva-ett spännande geologiskt besöksmål. Litiofilen 32 (nr 2), 13-28
    • Hedemora
      • Hag mine ore field
    • Ludvika
Weibull, M. (1884): Mineralogiska notiser. 1) Igelströmit från Hillängs grufvor i Dalarne. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 7:263-265
    • Smedjebacken
Natural History Museum, Stockholm collection ( item # HS1392, Hj. Sjögren collection)
Natural History Museum, Stockholm collection # 19330722
Natural History Museum, Stockholm collection ( item # 19530399, N. Sundius collection)
Weibull, M. (1883): Några Mangan-mineral från Vester-Silfberget i Dalarne. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar 6: 499-509
  • Gästrikland
    • Hofors
SGU rapp130 (2009)
      • Torsåker
SGU rapp130 (2009)
    • Ovanåker
  • Hälsingland
    • Ljusdal
      • Los
Stenberg, T. (2002): Los den 7-8 september 2002- berättelser från mineralljakt och viltsafari. Berg & Mineral (Stockholms Amatørgeologiska Sällskap), 12 (nr 37), 7-13
  • Närke
    • Askersund
No reference listed
No reference listed
    • Hallsberg
    • Lekeberg
      • Vintrosa
  • Södermanland
    • Nyköping
      • Svärta ore field
No reference listed
      • Tunaberg
Sundius, N. (1932) Uber den sogenannten Eisenanthophyllit der Eulysite. Årsbok, Sveriges Geol. Undersökning, vol. 26, no. 2 [M.A. 6-118].; Henry, N.F.M. (1935) Some data on the iron-rich hypersthenes. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 24, n° 151, 221-226.
    • Strängnäs
      • Åker
No reference listed
  • Uppland
    • Östhammar
      • Dannemora
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-4200; Åberg, F. (2015) Mineralogical Study of Manganese Bearing Skarn Minerals and Manganese Content in Magnetite in the Dannemora Skarn Iron Ore Deposit. Department of Earth Sciences, Uppsala University
  • Värmland
    • Filipstad
      • Gåsborn
No reference listed
  • Västmanland
    • Hällefors
      • Grythyttan
No reference listed
Jasinski, A.W. (1983): Some aspects of the silver mineralization in the Hällefors region (Bergslagen, Sweden). Mineralogical Magazine. 47, 507-514
    • Lindesberg
    • Ljusnarsberg
No reference listed
No reference listed
    • Nora
    • Norberg
No reference listed
USA
 
  • New Hampshire
    • Coos Co.
      • Stark
Meyers & Stewart (1956). The Geology of NH: Part III Minerals and Mines. p.43-44
  • Rhode Island
    • Providence Co.
Yale Peabody Museum #671
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