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Rhodochrosite

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Rhodochrosite

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Description
Locality: 
NChwaning I Mine, Kuruman, North Cape Province, South Africa
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 3.5 × 2 cm
Largest Crystal: 
2.00cm
Weight: 
35.00gr
Description

An aesthetic crystallization of rhodochrosite crystals specimen. From N'Chwaning l Mine.

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Rhodochrosite

Formula: 
MnCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbánya), Cavnic (Kapnic; Kapnik), Maramureș Co., Romania
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