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Greenockite

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Greenockite

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Description
Locality: 
Gelbe Birke Mine, Beierfeld, Grünhain-Beierfeld, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6 × 3.4 × 4 cm
Description

Yellow greenockite coating on sphalerite rich matrix.

Ex Alex Franz collection.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Greenockite

Formula: 
CdS
Strunz: 
2.CB.45
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Type Locality: 
Bishopton tunnel, Bishopton, Strathclyde (Renfrewshire), Scotland, UK