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Quartz With Hematite

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Quartz With Hematite

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Description
Locality: 
Orange River, Karas Region, Namibia
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.8 × 2.8 × 2 cm
Description

Orange River quartz with hematite inclusions that have a very dark nearly black color, resembling smoky quartz. The color did not came out during photography as it appears in reality.

Such interesting dark hematite inclusions appear much  less frequent in this region and have often been neglected as compared to the frequent red colored quartzes. The specimen has been acquired more than ten years ago and represents a complete floater.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White

Hematite

Formula: 
Fe2O3
Strunz: 
4.CB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
5.0 - 6.0

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