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Molybdoscheelite

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Molybdoscheelite

Fluorescent

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Description
Locality: 
Långban, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 3.6 × 3.1 cm
Description

Rare molybdoscheelite from Langban. The molybdoscheelite fluoresces in yellowish white. The dark red sparks are calcite. The rock is a diopside skarn.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Molybdoscheelite

Variety Of: 

Scheelite

Formula: 
Ca(WO4)
Strunz: 
7.GA.05
Hardness: 
4.5 - 5.0
Hardness: 
0.0