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Fluorapatite On Albite

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Fluorapatite On Albite

Ex J & S Mommers Collection.

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Description
Locality: 
Pederneira Mine, São José da Safira, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.5 × 2.9 × 2.2 cm
Description

Pale blue gemmy hexangonal barrels of fluorapatite scattered across snow white albite blades with some minor creme coloured muscovite crystals

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Fluorapatite

Formula: 
Ca2Ca3(PO4)3F
Strunz: 
8.BN.05
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
5.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Sauberg Mine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany

Albite

Formula: 
NaAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.35
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Finnbo (Finbo), Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
Earthstones Australia

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