Mineral description : Spodiosite

Mineral class Phosphates : apatite group.
Chemical formula Ca2(PO4)F
Crystal system  
Habitus As flat prismatic crystals.
Cleavage  
Hardness 5
Density 2.94
Color Ash-grey.
Streak  
Luster  
Description A rare mineral.
Occurance  
Associates  
Notes  
Locations
  • Nyttsta kranmine, Filipstad.
  • Nordmark, Värmland.

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