|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Madagascar > Betafite|
|Locality:||Ambolotara, Betafo District, Vakinankaratra Region, Madagascar (Type Locality for Betafite)|
|Description:||Large, well formed betafite crystals with altered earthy-brown metamict surfaces caused by radioactivity. The betafite crystals have fine patterns on the surfaces apparently caused by surrounding mica crystals. Radioactive.|
|Overall Size:||4.5x4x3 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
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