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Sonolite

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Description
Locality: 
Sono Mine, Wazuka-cho, Soraku District, Kyoto Prefecture, Honshu Island, Japan
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.5 × 4.5 × 2.2 cm
Weight: 
103.00gr
Description

Massive sonolite sample from the type locality. Very rare.

Mineral Data
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Sonolite

Formula: 
Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH,F)2
Strunz: 
9.AF.55
Hardness: 
5.5
Type Locality: 
Sono mine, Wazuka-cho, Sohraku-gun, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki Region, Honshu Island, Japan
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