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Scorodite

#PD31440R

Scorodite

#PD31440R
Availability
Sold
Size
3 x 7.5 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Fe3+AsO4·2H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Trincheras, Sonora, Mexico
Tagged
arsenate

Exceptional Scorodite cluster in matrix with a rich blue color, although that depends on the light source. Under the halogen lights used to take these photos the color is pretty close to that which you'll see in person under the sun. The crystals are to 1-2mm throughout the large 4cm vug.

Scorodite

Formula
Fe3+AsO4·2H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Earthy, Granular, Fibrous 
Cleavage
Imperfect, Poor, Poor 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
yellowish green, pale leek green, liver brown, blue green, black green 
Streak
greenish white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Splintery 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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