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Galena & Greenalite

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Galena & Greenalite

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Description
Locality: 
San Valentín Quarry, La Unión, Murcia, Spain
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.8 × 3.6 × 2.4 cm
Weight: 
32.00gr
Description

Very nice crystal of galena on greenalite matrix from this classic Spanish site.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Galena

Formula: 
PbS
Strunz: 
2.CD.10
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5
Colour: 
Lead-grey
Streak: 
Lead-grey

Greenalite

Formula: 
Fe2-3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Strunz: 
9.ED.15
Hardness: 
2.5
Type Locality: 
Biwabik, Mesabi Range, St. Louis Co., Minnesota, USA
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