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Fluorapatite in Albite

#PD40488

Fluorapatite in Albite

#PD40488
Availability
Sold
Size
9 x 8 x 8 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Ca5(PO4)3F (RRUFF)
Locality
Strickland pegmatite, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, United States
Tagged
phosphate , pegmatite mineral

A chunk of cleavelandite with bluish Fluorapatite.

Fluorapatite

Formula
Ca5(PO4)3
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Euhedral Crystals 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Resinous 
Color
blue, brown, colorless, violet, green 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection

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