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Greenockite and Anglesite

#30721

Greenockite and Anglesite

#30721
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 4.5 x 2.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
CdS (RRUFF)
Locality
Block 14 Opencut, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Tagged
sulfide

Mustard green custs pervasively lining Glaena cavities with micro crystals of Anglesite.

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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