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Datolite

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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 × 2.5 × 0.5 cm
Weight: 
10.00gr
Description

Very interesting group of white datolite crystals on layer of clinozoisite matrix from this classic Spanish site.

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Datolite

Formula: 
Ca(HBSiO5)
Strunz: 
9.AJ.20
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Nødebro Mine (Nøddebro), Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway
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