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Aurichalcite

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Aurichalcite

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Description
Locality: 
Bou Azzer, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.2 × 6.5 × 3.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.40cm
Description

Very rich, blue-green, lustrous radial aggregates of acicular aurichalcite crystals up 4 mm in size on brown limonite matrix from Bou Azzer, Morocco. A very nice and aesthetic specimen.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Aurichalcite

Formula: 
(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Strunz: 
5.BA.15
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic - Prismatic
Hardness: 
1.0 - 2.0
Type Locality: 
Loktevskoye Mine (Loktevskii Mine), Upper Loktevka River, Rudnyi Altai, Altaiskii Krai, Western-Siberian Region, Russia

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