Meaning of MEYERHOFFERITE in English

MEYERHOFFERITE

General Information:

Chemical Formula:

Ca2B6O6(OH)10·2(H2O)

Composition:

(Molecular Weight = 447.12 gm)

Calcium 17.93 % Ca

Boron 14.51 % B

Hydrogen 3.16 % H

Oxygen 64.41 % O

Empirical Formula:

Ca2B6O6(OH)10·2(H2O)

Locality:

Mount Blanco mine, Mount Blanco, Black Mountains, Death Valley, Inyo Co., California.

Physical Properties:

Cleavage:

[010] Perfect, [100] Indistinct, [110] Indistinct

Color:

colorless or white.

Density:

2.12

Diaphaniety:

Transparent to translucent

Habits:

Fibrous - Crystals made up of fibers., ,

Hardness:

2 - Gypsum

Luminescence:

Non-fluorescent.

Luster:

Vitreous - Silky

Streak:

white

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