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Spangolite

#44793

Spangolite

#44793
Availability
Sold
Size
6 x 3.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Cu6AlSO4(OH)12Cl·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Blanchard mine, Socorro Co., New Mexico, United States
Tagged
copper

Tiny 1mm bluish green crystals of Spangolite. Uncommon at this mine.

Spangolite

Formula
Cu6AlSO4(OH)12Cl·3H2
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Platy, Tabular 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue green, green, dark green, emerald green 
Streak
light green 
Class
Trigonal - Ditrigonal Pyramidal 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Don Phillips Collection

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