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Autunite

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Autunite

Radioactive

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Description
Locality: 
Pinhal do Souto Mine, Tragos, Chãs de Tavares, Mangualde, Viseu District, Portugal
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 5.4 × 3.9 cm
Weight: 
101.00gr
Description

Very interesting specimen of autunite on quartz matrix, with small traces of other minerals, sabugalite, dewindtite, etc. 

The sample is highly fluorescent under ultraviolet light, as you can see in the last photo.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Autunite

Formula: 
Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2·11H2O
Strunz: 
8.EB.05
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Type Locality: 
Saint-Symphorien-de-Marmagne, Montcenis, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy, France

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