• Faustite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-1623.html Faustite: Kolitsch U, Giester G (2000) The crystal structure of faustite and its copper analogue turquoise Mineralogical Magazine 64 905-913: 2000: Iron Monarch iron ore deposit, South Australia: 0: 293
  • Faustite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faustite The IMA approved mineral faustite, named after the American mineralogist and petrologist with the U.S. Geological Survey Dr. George Tobias Faust, is a member of the triclinic turquoise group of hydrous phosphates with the following chemical composition: . ZnAl 6 (PO 4) 4 (OH) 8 ·4H 2 O . Some divalent copper generally replaces the zinc position. Faustite is the zinc rich analogue of turquoise ...
  • What does faustite mean? - definitions

    www.definitions.net/definition/faustite Definition of faustite in the Definitions.net dictionary. Meaning of faustite. Information and translations of faustite in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web.
  • Faustite Mineral Data

    www.webmineral.com/data/Faustite.shtml Faustite Crystallography: Axial Ratios: a:b:c =0.7522:1:0.7755 : Cell Dimensions: a = 7.44, b = 9.89, c = 7.67, Z = 1; alpha = 107.2°, beta = 115.6°, gamma = 69.65 ...
  • Faustite gemstone information - gemdat.org

    www.gemdat.org/gem-1623.html Faustite is a massive, bright green, zinc-rich member of the Turquoise group that is mined near near Neynschabour, Iran. It is the same structure as Turquoise but the copper element has been replaced by zinc.
  • Faustite | Etsy

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  • Faustite - RRUFF Database: Raman, X-ray, Infrared, and ...

    rruff.info/Faustite REFERENCES for Faustite; American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record] Anthony J W, Bideaux R A, Bladh K W, and Nichols M C (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson Arizona, USA, by permission of the Mineralogical Society of America.
  • Faustite - Mindat.org - Mines, Minerals and More

    www.mindat.org/gm/1623 5.1 x 2.9 x 2.4 cm. Faustite and planerite are rare hydrated phosphates and are members of the Turquoise Group. Bubbly botryoids of pastel-green faustite and off-white planerite richly cover matrix on this rich and showy piece from the Bingham Canyon copper mine.

    www.minsocam.org/ammin/AM38/AM38_964.pdf Faustite occurs as hard compact masses with a smooth feel and with a slightly conchoidal to smooth fracture. The mineral is brittle; the hard-ness is 5]. A slight correction in the determined hardness, and in some of the other measured physical and optical properties of faustite, might be necessary owing to the 20 per cent of montmorillonite ...
  • Carico Lake Turquoise | Durango Silver Company

    www.durangosilver.com/carico_lake_turquoise.asp This fabulous lime green coloration is actually caused by a close relative of Turquoise mineral called faustite, the combination of faustite and zinc associated with the Turquoise creates one of the most beautiful coloration effects in American Turquoise that has ever occurred in nature. The Carico Lake Turquoise Mine also produces very rare ...