• Anthophyllite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthophyllite Anthophyllite is an amphibole mineral: ☐Mg 2 Mg 5 Si 8 O 22 (OH) 2 (☐ is for a vacancy, a point defect in the crystal structure), magnesium iron inosilicate hydroxide. Anthophyllite is polymorphic with cummingtonite. Some forms of anthophyllite are lamellar or fibrous and are classed as asbestos.
  • Anthophyllite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-254.html The anthophyllite group are orthorhombic amphiboles in the magnesium-iron-manganese amphibole subgroup. The minerals in this root name group may have either Pnma or Pnmn (proto- prefixed name) space-group symmetry. The anthophyllite group's composition is defined with A (Na+K+2Ca)
  • Anthophyllite | Definition of Anthophyllite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anthophyllite Anthophyllite definition is - an orthorhombic mineral of the amphibole group that is essentially a silicate of magnesium and iron and is usually lamellar or fibrous and when fibrous is one of the less common forms of asbestos.
  • Anthophyllite: Meaning, Properties and Powers - The ...

    meanings.crystalsandjewelry.com/anthophyllite Anthophyllite Properties Anthophyllite is quite a rare stone that belongs to the Amphibole group. It's commonly found in schists and gneisses that are derived from magnesium-rich and metamorphic rocks. It's a magnesium iron inosilicate hydroxide. Anthophyllite deposits exist
  • Anthophyllite | mineral | Britannica.com

    www.britannica.com/science/anthophyllite Anthophyllite, an amphibole mineral, a magnesium and iron silicate that occurs in altered rocks, such as the crystalline schists of Kongsberg, Nor., southern Greenland, and Pennsylvania. Anthophyllite is commonly produced by regional metamorphism of ultrabasic rocks. Because its fibres have a low
  • Anthophyllite Mineral Data

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  • Anthophyllite - definition of anthophyllite by The Free ...

    www.thefreedictionary.com/anthophyllite Define anthophyllite. anthophyllite synonyms, anthophyllite pronunciation, anthophyllite translation, English dictionary definition of anthophyllite. n. A grayish, brownish, or greenish amphibole mineral, 7Si8O22 2, having a fibrous form that is a variety of asbestos. n a black or greenish-black mineral...
  • Wisconsin Geological & Natural History Survey » Anthophyllite

    wgnhs.wisc.edu/minerals/anthophyllite Description: Anthophyllite is a mineral formed from the metamorphism of magnesium-rich rocks. It is often associated with other amphibole minerals, pyrope, and cordierite. JACKSON COUNTY: Anthophyllite occurs as long radiating fibrous crystals and masses intergrown with talc at the Jackson County Iron Mine, Sec. 15 T.21N R.3W near Black River ...
  • ANTHOPHYLLITE (Magnesium Iron Silicate Hydroxide)

    www.galleries.com/Anthophyllite Anthophyllite is a common component of some metamorphic and metasomatic rocks. Its name comes from the Latin word for clove and is an allusion to its typical and distinct clove-brown color. Although it can be differentiated from other amphiboles by its white to brown color, it is often indistinguishable from other amphiboles such as cummingtonite. ...
  • Types of Asbestos - Chyrsotile, Actinolite, Tremolite & More

    www.asbestos.com/asbestos/types Asbestos refers to six unique minerals — chrysotile, amosite, crocidolite, anthophyllite, tremolite and actinolite — belonging to the serpentine and amphibole families. Technically speaking, “asbestos” is a commercial and legal term encompassing multiple types of minerals. The Asbestos ...