|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Chile > Powellite and Brochantite
|Powellite and Brochantite
|Chuquicamata Mine, 15 km north of Calama, Antofagasta, Chile
|Many lustrous transparent brown powellite crystals (fluorescent) to 1.5 mm with bladed transparent green brochantite crystals to 0.5 mm on brown matrix. The powellite fluoresces bright yellow under SW UV illumination.
|For reference only
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