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Stilbite On Natrolite

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Stilbite On Natrolite

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Description
Locality: 
Malad Quarry, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4.4 × 2.3 × 3 cm
Weight: 
11.00gr
Description

Genuine natrolites, in India are rarely found. This specimen is an old specimen found in late the eighties from the famous Kurad mine. Occurence of Stilbite crystals on Natrolite spray were rare to find.

Old specimen from number 10 quarrty from the Kurad mine, Malad, Mumbai.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Stilbite

Synonym Of: 

Stilbite-Ca

Formula: 
NaCa4[Al9Si27O72]·nH2O
Strunz: 
9.GE.10
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0

Stilbite-Na

Formula: 
(Na,Ca,K)6-7[Al8Si28O72]·nH2O
Strunz: 
9.GE.10
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4
Colour: 
White
Streak: 
White

Natrolite

Formula: 
Na2Al2Si3O10·2H2O
Strunz: 
9.GA.05
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Hohentwiel, Singen, Hegau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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