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Chloritoid

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Chloritoid

Rare mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Darrah I Pech, Chapa Dara District, Kunar Province, Afghanistan
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7 × 3 × 3.2 cm
Description

A superb rare chloritoid crystal , very hard to find.

Visual identification  , not analyzed.

A high quality specimen from the locality.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Chloritoid

Formula: 
(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Strunz: 
9.AF.85
Hardness: 
6.5
Type Locality: 
Kosoi Brod Village, Ekaterinburg (Sverdlovsk), Sverdlovskaya Oblast', Middle Urals, Urals Region, Russia...
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