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Ferrimolybdite

#BN53861

Ferrimolybdite

#BN53861
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3.5 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Fe3+2(Mo6+O4)3·7H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Chuquicamata mine, El Loa Prov., Antofagasta, Chile

Light yellow feathery crystals on coatings.

Ferrimolybdite

Formula
Fe3+2(Mo6+O4)3·7H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Earthy, Scaly, Fibrous 
Cleavage
Distinct, None, None 
Luster
Silky 
Color
yellow, canary yellow, sulfur yellow 
Streak
light yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
2.5-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection

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