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Nepheline

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Nepheline

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Description
Locality: 
Ringseitert, Kirchweiler, Daun, Eifel,, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.1 × 2 × 1.2 cm
Description

Red pigmented hexagonal crystals of nepheline (up to ~3 mm) with leucite, pyroxene and needle like apatite.

Mineral Data
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Nepheline

Formula: 
(Na,K)AlSiO4
Strunz: 
9.FA.05
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.0
Type Locality: 
Monte Somma, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy

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