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Becquerelite

#AH54674

Becquerelite

#AH54674
Availability
Available
Price
$250.00
Size
7.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6·8H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Happy Jack mine, White Canyon, San Juan Co., Utah, United States

Just pulled these two out of a hidden flat from the Hampson collection. This specimen is rich in bright yellow, glassy Becquerelite crystals to 1.5mm. There is also covarage in the backside.

Radioactive!!

Becquerelite

Formula
Ca(UO2)6O4(OH)6·8H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Fine 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, None 
Luster
Resinous 
Color
brownish yellow, golden yellow, orange, lemon 
Streak
yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic - Pyramidal 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
Special Info
Radioactive!!

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