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Bario-Olgite

#41330

Bario-Olgite

#41330
Availability
Available
Price
$85.00
Size
5 x 4 x 2.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Na(Na,Sr,Ce)2Ba(PO4)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Palitra pegmatite, Mt. Kedykverpakhk, Lovozero Massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia
Tagged
phosphate

Crystalline white to colorless Bario-olgite on one half of the specimen. This can be seen under UV light with an nice orange glow. This is a specimen from the collection of Dr. Igor Pekov used for publication of the mineral.

Fluorescent, Type Locality, XRD Confirmed, EDS Confirmed, Author's Material

Bario-olgite

Formula
Na(Na,Sr,Ce)2Ba(PO4)2 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Pyramidal, Prismatic 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
light green 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
4-4.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Special Info
Fluorescent
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XRD Confirmed
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EDS Confirmed
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