Tanohata Mine





Honshu / Tohoku, Region / Iwate, Präfektur / Shimohei-gun / Tanohata Mine

Ex­po­sure de­scrip­tion

Stollen, Halden (aufgelassen).


Metamorphisiertes sedimentäres Mn-Erz.

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Tanohata Mine

Tanohata Mine

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 39.9171965° N, 
Long: 141.9000421° E
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 39° 55' 1.907" N,
   Long: 141° 54' 0.152" E
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Minerals (Count: 39)

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Natronambulit, Rhodonit, Mn-Aegirin
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Natronambulit, Rhodonit, Mn-Aegirin

Natronambulit (orange), Rhodonit (rosa), Mn-Aegirin (schwarz); Größe: 61x55x48 mm; Fundort: Tanohata Mine, Shimohei, Präf. Iwate, Region Tohoku, Honshu, Japan

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Contribution: slugslayer 2015-11-03
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Tanohata Mine, Shimohei-gun, Iwate, Tohohu, Honshu, Japan. Bildbreite 0,9 mm

Collection: Ulrich Baumgärtl
Copyright: Ulrich Baumgärtl
Contribution: Ulrich Baumgärtl 2019-07-13
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Rocks (Count: 3)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


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  • Matsubara, Kato, Tiba (1985). Natroambulit. Miner.J.(Tokyo) 12, 332. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Fehr, T. (1987). Neue Mineralien: Natronambulit. Lapis, Jg.12, Nr.7, S.56-57.
  • Kozulith. Can.Miner. 35 (1997), 219. (Redefinition)
  • Matsubara, Miyawaki, Kurosawa, Suzuki (2002). Kaliumleakeit. J.Miner.Petrol.Sciences (früher Miner.J.) 97, 177. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Weiß, S. (2003). Neue Mineralien: Kaliumleakeit. Lapis, Jg.28, Nr.9, S.28-30.
  • Matsubara, Miyawaki, Kurosawa, Suzuki (2003). Watatsumiit. J.Min.Petrol. Sciences 98, 142. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Weiß, S. (2004). Neue Mineralien: Watatsumiit. Lapis, Jg.29, Nr.6, S.28+40+50.