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Mixed Minerals

Friday, 28 April 2017 06:00 PM

Introducing the "Mixed Minerals" gallery which is part of our New Additions galleries. This gallery contains mineral specimens for sale including fluorcaphite and more from places like Koashva Mt., Khibiny Massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia.

Fluorcaphite

#BN46864
Locality
Koashva Mt., Khibiny Massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia 
Formula
SrCaCa3(PO4)3
Availability
Available
Price
$45.00
Size
4 x 3 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Tagged
phosphate  
Special Info
Type Locality 

Tannish orange crystalline grains. Fluorcaphite is basically a strontium apatite.


Fluorcaphite

Formula
SrCaCa3(PO4)3
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Subhedral Crystals, Prismatic 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
light yellow, bright yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Pyramidal 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness
Special Info
Type Locality

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