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Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 48139
Mineral:Adamite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Several fan-shaped formations of lustrous transparent yellow-green adamite crystals on brown limonite gossan. The adamite crystals are prismatic form with chisel-shaped terminations. The adamite crystals fluoresce bright green under UV illumination.
Overall Size:7x5x3 cm
Crystals:7-9 mm
Status: For reference only
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