O7. Nickel Ore
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Description: 

Massive, banded, Irish-type Zn-Pb mineralization consisting of sphalerite and galena with pyrite and calcite, southwest extension (SWEX) of the Navan Zn-Pb orebody. Patches of barite (left of centre, mainly second order interference colours) crystallized after the sulphides and the whole assemblage was later affected by calcite veining (one cuts from top left to bottom right).

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In Time
Location description: 
Clarabelle Open Pit, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Accuracy:
Timescale:
Not known
Ma = Millions of years ago
In Focus
Type:
Type: 
igneous
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