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Azurite with Malachite

#24650

Azurite with Malachite

#24650
Availability
Sold
Size
4.5 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Mammoth mine, Tintic dist., Juab Co., Utah, United States
Tagged
carbonate , copper

Good specimen of these two common Copper minerals. The Azurite is very lustrous but the crystals are not so good. On the otherhand the Malachite occurs as fine green balls.

Azurite

Formula
Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Prismatic, Stalactitic 
Cleavage
Perfect, Fair, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
azure blue, blue, light blue, dark blue 
Streak
light blue 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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