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Gordaite

#56510

Gordaite

#56510
Availability
Sold
Size
3 x 3 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
NaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl·6H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
San Francisco mine, Sierra Gorda dist., Antofagasta, Chile

Green translucent platy crystals to 2mm with Paratacamite. This is a good specimen from the type locality. RARE.

Type Locality

Gordaite

Formula
NaZn4(SO4)(OH)6Cl·6H2
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Platy, Massive 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
colorless, white 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Pyramidal 
Fracture
Flexible 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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