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Caledonite

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Caledonite

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Description
Locality: 
Churfürst Ernst Mine, Bönkhausen, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2 × 1.7 × 0.9 cm
Description

This specimen hosts groups of light blueish, longprismatic crystals of caledonite.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Caledonite

Formula: 
Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Strunz: 
7.BC.50
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Type Locality: 
Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde (Lanarkshire), Scotland, UK
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