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Gordonite

#50627

Gordonite

#50627
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 2.5 x 3 cm - Miniature 
Formula
MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2·8H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Little Green Monster mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah Co., Utah, United States
Tagged
phosphate

Colorless crystal groups to 2mm in vug.

Type Locality

Gordonite

Formula
MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2·8H2
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Encrustations 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
colorless, gray white, white, light green, light pink 
Streak
white 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection
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