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Partzite & Azurite

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Partzite & Azurite

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Locality: 
Meschede, Sauerland, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.7 × 2.4 × 0.8 cm
Description

Olive green partzite with blue azurite on matrix

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Partzite

Renamed To: 

Cuproroméite

Formula: 
Cu2Sb2(O,OH)7
Strunz: 
4.DH.20
Hardness: 
3.0 - 4.0

Azurite

Formula: 
Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Strunz: 
5.BA.05
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Type Locality: 
Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Le Bois d'Oingt, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France...
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