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Newberyite

#PD36580

Newberyite

#PD36580
Availability
Sold
Price
$25.00
Size
2.5 x 3 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Mg(PO3OH)·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Skipton Caves, Mt. Widderin, Skipton, Victoria, Australia
Tagged
phosphate

Flakey crystals forming light weight aggregates from bat guano.

Type Locality

Newberyite

Formula
Mg(PO3OH)·3H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Cleavage
Perfect, Indistinct, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, gray brown, grayish 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Type Locality

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