A Geoscience Digital Image Library

TitleMagnetoplumbite and phlogopite from Långban, Sweden
DescriptionThis sample is mostly phlogopite (brown biotite flakes), but includes some magnetoplumbite, Pb(Fe,Mn)12O19. The magnetoplumbite, one of only a few highly magnetic minerals, is in the form of small black grains. White calcite can also be seen.
LocationSweden. Near Långban.
PhotographerShannon Heinle. 2001-04-16.
CollectionUniversity of North Dakota Mineralogy Collection #405.
Key wordsMagnetoplumbite, phlogopite, Sweden
Tech details552 KB. Hand specimen. Fujifilm FinePix S1Pro digital camera; 60mm AF Nikon micro lens.
GeoDIL number350