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Titanite & Albite

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Titanite & Albite

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Description
Locality: 
Jequitinhonha River, Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.4 × 5 × 2 cm
Description

Yellow lustrous gemmy titanite crystals, white albite crystals

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Titanite

Formula: 
CaTi(SiO4)O
Strunz: 
9.AG.15
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Titanite occurrence, Hauzenberg, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany

Albite

Formula: 
NaAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.35
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Finnbo (Finbo), Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
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