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Cornetite & Olivenite

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Cornetite & Olivenite

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Description
Locality: 
Roebourne, Roebourne Shire, Pilbara Region, Western Australia, Australia
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.7 × 4.2 × 1.3 cm
Description

A rich coverage of bright dark blue gemmy cornetite crystals with light olve green clusters of olivenite crystals on a comtrasting pale coploured matrix

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cornetite

Formula: 
Cu3(PO4)(OH)3
Strunz: 
8.BE.15
Hardness: 
4.5
Type Locality: 
L'Etoile du Congo Mine (Star of the Congo Mine; Kalukuluku Mine), Lubumbashi (Elizabethville), Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)...

Olivenite

Formula: 
Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Strunz: 
8.BB.30
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.0
Type Locality: 
Carharrack Mine, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
Earthstones Australia

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