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Isocubanite, Bornite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite from 3300 meter depth, 6924'E-2239'S, Meso Zone, Triple Junction, Central Indian Ridge, Indian Ocean

 
Isocubanite, Bornite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite from 3300 meter depth, 6924'E-2239'S, Meso Zone, Triple Junction, Central Indian Ridge, Indian Ocean

Isocubanite, Bornite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite from 3300 meter depth, 6924'E-2239'S, Meso Zone, Triple Junction, Central Indian Ridge, Indian Ocean

DESCRIPTION:No. 38612
Mineral:Isocubanite, Bornite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite
Locality:3300 meter depth, 6924'E-2239'S, Meso Zone, Triple Junction, Central Indian Ridge, Indian Ocean
Description:Rare specimen from a black smoker (underwater hydrothermal chimneys rich in sulfides) from almost 2 miles beneath the surface. A mixture of microcrystals of isocubanite, chalcopyrite, bornite and pyrite.
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:0.1-0.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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