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Sphalerite

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Sphalerite

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Description
Locality: 
Shuikoushan Mine, Changning, Hunan Province, China (Peoples Republic)
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 5.8 × 4 cm
Description

Clusters of gemmy deep red-brown sphalerite crystals with minor calcite crystals on small quartz crystals

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Sphalerite

Formula: 
ZnS
Strunz: 
2.CB.05a
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
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