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Hematite | #Geology #GeologyPage #Minerals Chemical Formula: Fe2O3 Locality: Nickenicher Weinberg (Nickenicher Sattelberg), Nickenich, Andernach, Eifel, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany Field of View: 2.9 mm Photo Copyright © Volker Betz Geology Page

High Down Quarry is the type locality for the aluminium phopshate wavellite. It was discovered there by John Hill in the late eighteenth century and named for William Wavell a local physician and #mineral collector. (photo by Crazy Dave Green on Flickr)

Millerite Ca' dei Ladri (Silla), Gaggio Montano, Bologna Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy Very nice 3 mm group of Millerite tuft. Found March 1996. Collection & Photo M.Chinellato