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Torbernite

#56666

Torbernite

#56666
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 3 x 1.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2·12H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Musonoi mine, Kolwezi, Shaba Cu belt, Democratic Republic of Congo
Tagged
phosphate , copper

Glassy green tabular crystals to 2mm.

Torbernite

Formula
Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2·12H2
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Earthy, Foliated 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
green, grass green, leek green, apple green, siskin green 
Streak
pale green 
Class
Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
2-2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection

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