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Zippeite

#59697

Zippeite

#59697
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 2 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH)·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Apex mine, Lander Co., Nevada, United States

Rich mustard yellow pulverulent crystal groups to about 0.2mm and thick groups on both sides.

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Formula
K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH)·3H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Pulverulent, Encrustations 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Earthy (Dull) 
Color
yellow, golden yellow, orange red, reddish brown 
Streak
yellow white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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