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Vittinkiite

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Vittinkiite

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Malosedel'nikovskoe Deposit, Sedel'nikovo, Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russian Federation
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.5 × 0.7 × 0.3 cm
Description

Fine and richly decorated specimen with pink vittinkiite. New mineral from 2019. Very richly decorated specimen. Vittinkitte is always intermingled with rhodonite.

Vittinkiite is only known from a few localities worldwide.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Vittinkiite

Formula: 
MnMn3Mn[Si5O15]
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Type Locality: 
Vittinge Fe Mines, Isokyrö, Ostrobothnia, Finland
Dimorph Of: 

Pyroxmangite

Formula: 
MnSiO3
Strunz: 
9.DO.05
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.0

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