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Halite

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Description
Locality: 
Wintershall Potash Works, Heringen, Werra-Meißner, Hesse, Germany
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.2 × 2.8 × 0.8 cm
Weight: 
15.00gr
Description

Very faint purplish blue halite.

Somehow the pictures got much too intense. Still a nice sample.

The colour shade is a bit different in nature.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Halite

Formula: 
NaCl
Strunz: 
3.AA.20
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5
Streak: 
White