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Rutherfordine

#52764

Rutherfordine

#52764
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
(UO2)CO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Musonoi mine, Kolwezi, Shaba Cu belt, Democratic Republic of Congo
Tagged
carbonate

Milky yellow pointed and prismatic crystals to 1mm in large groups 9mm long. Very good specimen with excellent crystals.

Radioactive!!

Rutherfordine

Formula
(UO2)CO3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Encrustations 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, None 
Luster
Earthy (Dull) 
Color
brownish, brownish yellow, white, light brown orange, light yellow 
Streak
yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Special Info
Radioactive!!

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