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Cerussite On Tenorite & Malachite

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Cerussite On Tenorite & Malachite

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Description
Locality: 
Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.2 × 1.8 × 0.5 cm
Description

 Twinned off white, translucent cerussite crystals on black tenorite over botyroidal malachite crystals, associated are some minor yellow pyromorphite crystals

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cerussite

Formula: 
PbCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy

Tenorite

Formula: 
CuO
Strunz: 
4.AB.10
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5
Streak: 
Black
Type Locality: 
Mt Vesuvius, Somma-Vesuvius Complex, Naples Province, Campania, Italy

Malachite

Formula: 
Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Strunz: 
5.BA.10
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Earthstones Australia

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