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Terlinguacreekite with Kleinite

#47423

Terlinguacreekite with Kleinite

#47423
Availability
Sold
Size
6 x 4.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Hg2+3O2Cl2 (RRUFF)
Locality
McDermitt mine, Humboldt Co., Nevada, United States

A great piece of these rare mercury minerals. The bright, powdery orange is Terliguacreekite (EDS/Raman) and the Kleinite is yellow with nice crystals to 2.5mm.  Of note the Terliguacreekite is nearly exactly like the Russian locality...

EDS Confirmed, Raman

Terlinguacreekite

Formula
Hg2+3O2Cl2 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Encrustations 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
dark orange, reddish orange 
Streak
yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness
2-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Special Info
EDS Confirmed
Special Info
Raman

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