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Karnasurtite-(Ce)

#PD52152

Karnasurtite-(Ce)

#PD52152
Availability
Available
Price
$75.00
Size
2 x 1 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Reduced Price
$40.00
Formula
CeTiAlSi2O7(OH)4·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Kol'skiy, Poluostrov, Lovozero, Kola Peninsula, Russia
Tagged
REE mineral

A 2mm veinlet of honey yellow Karnasurtite-(Ce). Karnasurtite-(Ce) is amorphous, but still an approved IMA mineral and first published in 1959. The mineral may also incorporate lanthanum. It is only found in three localities in Cananda and Russia. This comes with a Russian label. 

Karnasurtite-(Ce)

Formula
CeTiAlSi2O7(OH)4·3H2
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Metamict 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Greasy (Oily) 
Color
yellow, honey, light yellow 
Streak
light yellow 
Class
Hexagonal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Don Phillips Collection

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