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Xenotime-(Y)

#50720

Xenotime-(Y)

#50720
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 6.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
YPO4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Djupadalsgruvan, Olserum, west of Västervik, Sweden
Tagged
phosphate , REE mineral

Large dark red plates of Xenotime to 5cm in biotite. I am assuming this is (Y).

Xenotime-(Y)

Formula
YPO4 
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Radial, Prismatic, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
yellowish brown, greenish brown, gray, reddish brown, brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Splintery 
Hardness
4-5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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