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Bismoclite

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Bismoclite

SEM- EDS analysed

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Description
Locality: 
Alacrán Mine, Pampa Larga, Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.8 × 2.2 × 1.6 cm
Description

Colourless lustrous bismoclite in tabular crystals on matrix. 

Rich specimen, SEM-EDS confirmed material by G. Möhn & J. Desor

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Bismoclite

Formula: 
(BiO)Cl
Strunz: 
3.DC.25
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Type Locality: 
Jakkalswater (Jackal's Water; Noumas I pegmatite; Blesberg mine), Steinkopf, Namakwa District (Namaqualand), Northern Cape Province, South Africa...
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