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Vladimirite

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Vladimirite

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Description
Locality: 
Ait Ahmane, Bou Azzer, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4 × 3 × 3 cm
Description

This is a very rich specimen featuring several tufts of large (for the specie), colourless vladimirite crystals on matrix with white aragonite; self collected on 2009

Mineral Data
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Vladimirite

Formula: 
Ca4(AsO4)2(AsO3OH)·4H2O
Strunz: 
8.CJ.25
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Khovu-Aksy Ni-Co deposit, Tuva Republic, Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia
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