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Analcime

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Description
Locality: 
Eckman Quarry, Waldport, Lincoln County, Oregon, United States of America
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.5 × 4 × 2 cm
Weight: 
26.00gr
Description

Colorless translucent to transparent analcime crystals on matrix. A bit hard to photograph. Much better in nature.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Analcime

Formula: 
Na2(Al2Si4O12)·2H2O
Strunz: 
9.GB.05
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Cyclopean Islands, Acitrezza (Aci Trezza), Etna Volcanic Complex, Catania Province, Sicily, Italy