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Aragonite from Santa Rita Mine, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Aragonite from Santa Rita Mine, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Aragonite from Santa Rita Mine, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Aragonite from Santa Rita Mine, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 24996
Mineral:Aragonite
Locality:Santa Rita Mine, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Arborescent formation of white to pink aragonite. The cluster fluoresces two different colors under UV illumination, corresponding to different generations of growth.
Overall Size:12x8x6 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: For reference only
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