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Greenockite and Anglesite

#30690

Greenockite and Anglesite

#30690
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 4 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
CdS (RRUFF)
Locality
Block 14 Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Tagged
sulfide

Yellowish green coatings of Greenockite with slender crysals of Anglesite in Galena with also a little garnet.

Greenockite

Formula
CdS 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Radial, Encrustations, Colloform 
Cleavage
Distinct, Imperfect, None 
Luster
Adamantine - Resinous 
Color
honey yellow, citron yellow, orange yellow 
Streak
orange yellow 
Class
Hexagonal - Dihexagonal Pyramidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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