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Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)

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Myanmar (Burma) / Shan-Staat / Kyaukme, Distrikt / Möng Mit (Momeik) Township / Khetchel (Cache; Khat Che) / Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)

Exposure description

Vorkommen der sog. "Mushroom-Elbaite"

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Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)



Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 23.31166667° N, 
Long: 96.865° E
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 23° 18' 42" N,
   Long: 96° 51' 54" E
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⚒ Palelni, Khetchel, Möng Mit Township, Kyaukme, Shan-Staat, Myanmar
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Mineral images (32 Images total)

Mushroom tourmaline
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Mushroom tourmaline
Perfect colour and quality, Mushroom tourmaline specimen, from Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Burma; Size 26 х 22 х 18 mm
Copyright: pegmatite; Contribution: pegmatite
Location: Myanmar (Burma)/Shan-Staat/Kyaukme, Distrikt/Möng Mit (Momeik) Township/Khetchel (Cache; Khat Che)/Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)
Mineral: Tourmaline supergroup
Image: 1504678986
Rating: 8 (votes: 1)
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Mushroom tourmaline

Perfect colour and quality, Mushroom tourmaline specimen, from Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Burma; Size 26 х 22 х 18 mm

Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2017-09-06
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Petalite
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Petalite
Petalite crystal, from Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar; Size 38 х 14 х 13 mm
Copyright: pegmatite; Contribution: pegmatite
Collection: pegmatite
Location: Myanmar (Burma)/Shan-Staat/Kyaukme, Distrikt/Möng Mit (Momeik) Township/Khetchel (Cache; Khat Che)/Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)
Mineral: Petalite
Image: 1465117803
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Petalite

Petalite crystal, from Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar; Size 38 х 14 х 13 mm

Collection: pegmatite
Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2016-06-05
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Rubellite
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Rubellite
Good quality mushroom tourmaline (Var. Rubellite) crystal, from Momeik, Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma; Size 42 x 33 x 30 mm
Copyright: pegmatite; Contribution: pegmatite
Collection: pegmatite
Location: Myanmar (Burma)/Shan-Staat/Kyaukme, Distrikt/Möng Mit (Momeik) Township/Khetchel (Cache; Khat Che)/Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)
Mineral: Rubellite
Image: 1296124594
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Rubellite

Good quality mushroom tourmaline (Var. Rubellite) crystal, from Momeik, Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma; Size 42 x 33 x 30 mm

Collection: pegmatite
Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2011-01-27
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Rubellit
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Rubellit
Größe: 31x28x13 mm; Fundort: Ketchel, Momeik, Shan-Staat, Myanmar
Copyright: Kiyoshi Kiikuni; Contribution: slugslayer
Location: Myanmar (Burma)/Shan-Staat/Kyaukme, Distrikt/Möng Mit (Momeik) Township/Khetchel (Cache; Khat Che)/Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)
Mineral: Rubellite
Image: 1336301909
Rating: 9 (votes: 1)
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Rubellit

Größe: 31x28x13 mm; Fundort: Ketchel, Momeik, Shan-Staat, Myanmar

Copyright: Kiyoshi Kiikuni
Contribution: slugslayer 2012-05-06
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Tourmaline
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Tourmaline
Perfect quality, mushroom tourmaline specimen, from Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar; Size 29 х 19 х 20 mm
Copyright: pegmatite; Contribution: pegmatite
Collection: pegmatite
Location: Myanmar (Burma)/Shan-Staat/Kyaukme, Distrikt/Möng Mit (Momeik) Township/Khetchel (Cache; Khat Che)/Palelni Mine (Kat Chay Mine)
Mineral: Tourmaline supergroup
Image: 1464622198
Rating: 9 (votes: 1)
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Tourmaline

Perfect quality, mushroom tourmaline specimen, from Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar; Size 29 х 19 х 20 mm

Collection: pegmatite
Copyright: pegmatite
Contribution: pegmatite 2016-05-30
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Minerals (Count: 17)

Rocks (Count: 1)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Literatur:

  • Kyi et al. (2005): Aust. Gemmol. 22, 303-309.
  • Ertl, A. et al. (2007): Tetrahedrally coordinated boron in Li-bearing olenite from “mushroom” tourmaline from Momeik, Myanmar. Can. Min. 45, 891-99.
  • Lussier, A.J.; Aguiar, P.M.; Michaelis, V.K.; Kroeker, S.; Herwig, S.; Abdu, Y.; Hawthorne, F.C. (2008): Mushroom elbaite from the Kat Chay mine, Momeik, near Mogok, Myanmar: I. Crystal chemistry by SREF, EMPA, MAS NMR and Mössbauer spectroscopy. Min. Mag., 72, 747-61.
  • A. A. Agakhanov, D. A. Stepanenko, N. V. Zubkova, L. A. Pautov, I. V. Pekov, A. V. Kasatkin, V. Yu. Karpenko, V. A. Agakhanova, R. Škoda, S. N. Britvin, D. Yu. Pushcharovsky: Avdeevite, a Na-Dominant Alkali Beryl: Determination as Valid Mineral Species and New Data. Geology of Ore Deposits Vol. 63, Nr. 7 (2021) S. 654–667.

IDs

GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 2v-DrruEKEaMx1hcdMaO-w
GUID (Global unique identifier) AE83FFDA-84BB-4628-8CC7-585C74C68EFB
Database ID 29782