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Bastnasite-(Ce)

#59344

Bastnasite-(Ce)

#59344
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3 x 4 cm - Miniature 
Formula
CeCO3F (RRUFF)
Locality
Andakatany, Manandriana, Amoron'i Mania, Madagascar
Tagged
carbonate , REE mineral

Dark root beer colored thick plates.

Bastnasite-(Ce)

Formula
CeCO3
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Imperfect, Indistinct, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
yellow, reddish brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Ditrigonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
4-5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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