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Anglesite & Goethite

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Anglesite & Goethite

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Description
Locality: 
Los Blancos Quarry, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.1 × 5.7 × 3 cm
Description

Spectacular sample of this nice mineral from a famous quarry from the minier district of Cartagena.
Today this quarry is restaured and there is not more minerals from this site.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Anglesite

Formula: 
PbSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Streak: 
Colorless
Type Locality: 
Parys Mountain Copper Mine, Anglesey, Wales, United Kingdom

Goethite

Formula: 
α-Fe3+O(OH)
Strunz: 
4.00.
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Type Locality: 
Hollertszug Mine (Hollerter Zug Mine), Dermbach, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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