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Ferrimolybdite

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Ferrimolybdite

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Description
Locality: 
Childs Adwinkle Mine, Copper Creek, Bunker Hill District, Pinal County, Arizona, United States of America
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
10 × 7 × 5 cm
Description

Very rich specimen of intensive yellow, fibrous ferrimolybdite crystals with molybdenite in quartz matrix.

Ex Armin Wendland collection

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Ferrimolybdite

Formula: 
Fe2(MoO4)3·nH2O
Strunz: 
7.GB.30
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
1.0 - 2.0
Type Locality: 
Alekseevskii Mine, Lake Iktul', Karysh River Basin, Khakassia Republic (Khakassy Republic; Khakassiya Republic), Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia...