Mindat Logo


Calcite : CaCO3
minID: UT1-DG2

Dimensions: 10 cm x 7 cm x 4 cm

Large specimen of branching calcite crystals, locally known as Cactus Calcite. Large central crystals up to 7 cm long have smaller calcite sprays branching off at all angles. A large specimen for this locality. Overall size of mineral specimen: 10x7x4 cm. Size of individual crystals: 5-70 mm.

This photo has been shown 640 times

View User Page & Photos View Calcite Gallery View Similar Images Create Talk Page Light Background

Mineral and/or Locality  
Search Google  
Copyright © Jolyon Ralph and Ida Chau 1993-2014. Site Map. Locality, mineral & photograph data are the copyright of the individuals who submitted them. Site hosted & developed by Jolyon Ralph. Mindat.org is an online information resource dedicated to providing free mineralogical information to all. Mindat relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters. Mindat does not offer minerals for sale. If you would like to add information to improve the quality of our database, then click here to register.
Current server date and time: December 23, 2014 00:11:06
Mineral and Locality Search
and/or Locality:
Fade toolbar when not in focusFix toolbar to bottom of page
Hide Social Media Links
Slideshow frame delay seconds