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Piretite

EDS conf. material no 20-03-13-hy2

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Description
Locality: 
Zálesí, Javorník, Jeseník, Olomouc Region, Czech Republic
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.7 × 1.2 × 0.8 cm
Description

EDS conf. material no 20-03-13-hy2 hosting pale yellow piretite and kasolite on matrix. Analysis attached. 

  

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Piretite

Formula: 
Ca(UO2)3(SeO3)2(OH)4 ·4H2O
Strunz: 
4.JJ.15
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
2.5
Type Locality: 
Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)
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