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Fluorapatite

#WR55791

Fluorapatite

#WR55791
Availability
Sold
Size
1.5 x 1.5 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Ca5(PO4)3F (RRUFF)
Locality
Siglo Veinte mine, Llallagua, Bolivia
Tagged
phosphate

Water clear excellent short and doubly terminated Fluorapatite. The terminations are complex and show 2nd and thrid order faces.

Fluorapatite

Formula
Ca5(PO4)3
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Euhedral Crystals 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Resinous 
Color
blue, brown, colorless, violet, green 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Willard L. Roberts Collection

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