Wabush Iron Formation


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Kanada / Neufundland und Labrador / Labrador / Labrador City / Wabush Iron Formation

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Wabush IF

Wabush IF

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 52.9101671° N, 
Long: 66.9088419° W
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 52° 54' 36.602" N,
   Long: 66° 54' 31.831" W
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Wabush Iron Formation, Labrador City, Labrador, Neufundland und Labrador, CA
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Minerals (Count: 32)

Rocks (Count: 2)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • CHAKRABORTHY, K.L. (1963). Relationship of anthophyllite, cummingtonite and managano-cummingtonite in the metamorphosed Wabush Iron-formation, Labrador. Can. Min. 7, 738-50.
  • KLEIN, C. (1966): Mineralogy and petrology of the metamorphosed Wabush iron formation, SW Labrador. J. Petrol. 7, 246-305.
  • DUNN, P.J. (1979): On the validity of calderite. Can. Min. 17, 569-71. (Typ-Publ.)