• Leightonite - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leightonite Leightonite is anisotropic, meaning it has more than one refractive index, in this case three as it is biaxial. The mineral can split polarized light into two rays with different direction and velocity, resulting in the appearance of interference colors when recombined and viewed under polarized light.
  • Leightonite Mineral Data

    webmineral.com/data/Leightonite.shtml Leightonite Crystallography: Axial Ratios: a:b:c =1.5544:1:1.3468 : Cell Dimensions: a = 11.654, b = 7.497, c = 10.097, Z = 2; beta = 125.21° V = 720.78 Den(Calc)= 3.25
  • Leightonite | Definition of Leightonite by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leightonite Leightonite definition is - a mineral K2Ca2Cu(SO4)4.2H2O consisting of a hydrous sulfate of copper, calcium, and potassium.
  • Leightonite: Mineral information, data and localities.

    www.mindat.org/min-2369.html Peacock, M.A. (1938) The relation of leightonite to polyhalite. American Mineralogist: 23: 38-45. Bandy, M.C. (1938) Mineralogy of three sulphate deposits of Northern Chile.
  • Leightonite | Article about leightonite by The Free Dictionary

    encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/leightonite Looking for leightonite? Find out information about leightonite. K2Ca2Cu 4·2H2O A pale-blue mineral composed of hydrous sulfate of copper, calcium, and potassium Explanation of leightonite. Leightonite | Article about leightonite by The Free Dictionary.
  • What does leightonite mean? - definitions

    www.definitions.net/definition/leightonite Definition of leightonite in the Definitions.net dictionary. Meaning of leightonite. What does leightonite mean? Information and translations of leightonite in the most comprehensive dictionary definitions resource on the web.
  • Leightonite: Properties and Occurrences - Assignment Point

    www.assignmentpoint.com/science/.../leightonite-properties-and-occurrences.html Leightonite is a rare sulfate mineral with a formula of K 2 Ca 2 Cu(SO 4) 4 •2H 2 O. It is a mineral consisting of a hydrous sulfate of copper, calcium, and potassium. It was named after Tomas Leighton Donoso, a Chilean mining engineer, and Professor of Mineralogy at the University of Santiago in Chile.
  • Leightonite K2Ca2Cu(SO4 2H2O - Handbook of Mineralogy

    www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/Leightonite.pdf Leightonite K2Ca2Cu(SO4)4• 2H2O c 2001-2005 Mineral Data Publishing, version 1 Crystal Data: Orthorhombic. Point Group: 2/m 2/m 2/m. Lathlike crystals, flattened on {100}, elongated along [010], or equant, showing {100}, {101}, {110}, {113}, several other forms,
  • Leightonite dictionary definition | leightonite defined

    www.yourdictionary.com/leightonite leightonite definition: Noun 1. (mineralogy) A monoclinic-prismatic mineral containing calcium, copper, hydrogen, oxygen, potassium, and sulfur.Origin -ite...
  • Leightonite Mineral Specimen For Sale - Dakota Matrix Minerals

    www.dakotamatrix.com/products/9742/leightonite Leightonite - Long bladed light green, translucent crystals flat on matrix to about 8mm. By all accounts a good specimen of this species. . This and many more mineral specimens are available for sale at Dakota Matrix Minerals.