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Clinozoisite & Quartz

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Clinozoisite & Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Los Serranos Quarry, Albatera, Alicante, Valencian Community, Spain
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.9 × 4.5 × 3.1 cm
Weight: 
78.00gr
Description

Very nice and aesthetic specimen of clinozoisite crystals and quartz over a porphyryc matrix.

A classic from Alicante.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Clinozoisite

Formula: 
{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Strunz: 
9.BG.05a
Hardness: 
7.0
Type Locality: 
Gösleswand (Goslerwand), Prägraten, Virgen Valley, East Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
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