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Atacamite

#55152

Atacamite

#55152
Availability
Sold
Size
15 x 9 x 7 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
Cu2Cl(OH)3 (RRUFF)
Locality
La Farola mine, Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó, Chile
Tagged
copper

Large cabinet specimen with superb emerald green, free-standing bladed crystals of Atacamite to 5mm. 

Atacamite

Formula
Cu2Cl(OH)3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Euhedral Crystals, Fibrous, Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
green, yellow, yellow green, black green 
Streak
apple green 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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