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Santarosaite

#59282

Santarosaite

#59282
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 1.6 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
CuB2O4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Santa Rosa mine, Iquique, Tarapacá Region, Chile
Tagged
copper

The Santarosaite, a very rare copper borate, is all the blue, which are very minute beads. This is the only locality worldwide.

Type & Only Locality

Santarosaite

Formula
CuB2O4 
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Globular 
Color
vivid blue 
Streak
pale blue 
Class
Tetragonal - Scalenohedral 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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Type & Only Locality

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