• Coloradoite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coloradoite Coloradoite, also known as mercury telluride (HgTe), is a rare telluride ore associated with metallic deposit (especially gold and silver).Gold usually occurs within tellurides, such as coloradoite, as a high-finess native metal. The quest for mining led to the discovery of telluride ores which were found to be associated with metals.
  • Coloradoite | Definition of Coloradoite at Dictionary.com

    www.dictionary.com/browse/coloradoite Coloradoite definition, a mineral, mercury telluride, HgTe, occurring in the form of grayish-black masses. See more.
  • Coloradoite | Definition of Coloradoite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coloradoite Coloradoite definition is - a grayish black mineral with metallic luster consisting of mercury telluride HgTe (specific gravity 8.6).
  • Coloradoite Mineral Data

    www.webmineral.com/data/Coloradoite.shtml Coloradoite Crystallography: Cell Dimensions: a = 6.448, Z = 4; V = 268.09 Den(Calc)= 8.13 : Crystal System: Isometric - HextetrahedralH-M Symbol (4 3m) Space Group: F 4 3m : X Ray Diffraction:
  • Coloradoite - Mindat.org

    www.mindat.org/gm/1110 10.1 x 4.7 x 2.8 cm. Coloradoite is a rare mercury telluride named for the type localities which are in Colorado. It is found in hydrothermal, tellurium bearing precious metal veins. Crystals and platelets of grayish-black coloradoite, accented with brassy, microcrystalline pyrite richly cover the sculptural vein matrix of quartz.
  • Coloradoite - Assignment Point

    www.assignmentpoint.com/science/geographic-minerals/coloradoite.html Coloradoite, also known as mercury telluride (HgTe), is a rare telluride ore associated with metallic deposit (especially gold and silver).It is a mineral, mercury telluride, HgTe, occurring in the form of grayish-black masses. Gold usually occurs within tellurides, such as coloradoite, as a high-finess native metal.
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    www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com/jhbnyc/mineralmuseum/gallery.php Coloradoite and Gold: from Bessie G Mine, La Plata mining district, La Plata County, Colorado Search All Listings. Mineral Locality Please support our sponsor: AllMinerals -- JohnBetts-FineMinerals Online Mineral Museum.
  • Top 10 Toxic Minerals | Geology Page

    www.geologypage.com/2016/09/top-10-toxic-minerals.html Coloradoite is a member of the coordination subclass of tellurides is a covalent compound that is isostructural with sphalerite (ZnS) (Povarennykh, 1972). Its chemical properties are highly instrumental in distinguishing it from other tellurides. First discovered in Colorado in 1877, other deposits containing coloradoite have been discovered ...
  • Coloradoite - Crystal Classics

    www.crystalclassics.co.uk/product/coloradoite The Hidden Secret Mine in Western Australia is located about 540km east of Perth, 140 km S by E of Kalgoorlie-Boulder city, was working as a gold mine as an open cast operation. The specimen we have has embedded scattered dark metallic grey-black Coloradoite to around 1mm, in a polymetallic matrix.
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    www.coloradorockshop.com The Colorado Rock Shop specializes in high grade gold and silver ore mineral specimens, jewelry, calaverite, sylvanite, and other collectible minerals.