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Mineralpedia Details for Schuilingite-(Nd)

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Schuilingite-(Nd)

Schuilingite-(Nd)

Formula
CuPbNd(CO3)3(OH)ยท1.5H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
azure, turquoise 
Streak
light blue 
Class
Orthorhombic - Pyramidal 
Hardness
3-4 
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Schuilingite-(Nd) from Kasompi mine, Swambo, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo

Schuilingite-(Nd)
            from Kasompi mine, Swambo, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo

An incredibly rare species containing Nd,Gd,Sm,Y - all rare earth elements. All the blue areas are the Schuilingite.

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