Adamite

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0406
Price: 168.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0407
Price: 58.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0408
Price: 85.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0409
Price: 85.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0410
Price: 120.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0411
Price: 85.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0412
Price: 35.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0414
Price: 72.00 EUR 

Adamite


Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico

Item-No.: MIN0415
Price: 290.00 EUR 

Classification: Arsenates, Olivenite group
Chemical formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Crystal system: Orthorhombic
Density (g/cm3): 4.32 - 4.48 measured, 4.435 calculated
Tenacity: Very brittle
Cleavage: good on {101}; poor on {010}
Fracture: Irregular - uneven, conchoidal
Hardness (Mohs): 3.5
Colour: colourless, white, yellow, green, blau. Bright green = Cu-Adamite, pale blue = Al-Adamite, violet = Mn-Adamite, purple = Co-Adamite, pale green = Ni-Adamite
Lustre: Vitreous, sub-vitreous, waxy, greasy
Streak: white
Fluorescence: in SW and LW/UV from yellow-green to bright green
Transparency: Transparent, translucent
Type locality: Chañarcillo, Copiapó Province, Atacama, Chile