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Xenotime-(Y) in Fluorite

#41835

Xenotime-(Y) in Fluorite

#41835
Availability
Sold
Size
10 x 6.5 x 3 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
YPO4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Big Bertha Mine, Jefferson Co., Colorado, United States
Tagged
phosphate

A large thick plate of purple Fluorite with green tabular Xenotime crystals to 1cm and more embedded in matrix.

Xenotime-(Y)

Formula
YPO4 
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Radial, Prismatic, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
yellowish brown, greenish brown, gray, reddish brown, brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Splintery 
Hardness
4-5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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