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Faujasite-Mg

#AH52141

Faujasite-Mg

#AH52141
Availability
Sold
Size
3 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
(Mg,Na,K,Ca)5(Si,Al)12O24·15H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Limberg Quarries, Sasbach am Kaiserstuhl, Baden-W�rttemberg, German

Tiny octahedral crystals in vugs. Faujasite-Mg is a rare zeolite found at only one locality, this one, the type locality.

Type & Only Locality

Faujasite-Mg

Formula
(Mg,Na,K,Ca)5(Si,Al)12O24·15H2
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Coarse 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, white, pale brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Isometric - Hexoctahedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
Special Info
Type & Only Locality

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