Uranophane-β

Specimen ID: XHY-DRY

Mineral(s)
Uranophane-β : Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2·5H2O
Locality
As recorded:
Madawaska Mine, Faraday Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
Mindat locality:
Events

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A very rare small piece of Beta-Uranophane acquired from the Madawaska Faraday Mine. The piece is about 1.2 cm long. The piece gives off about 2.5 µSv/hr in radiation. From M. Adamowicz collection.
Michael Adamowicz - 4th January 2011

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Closeup through stereo microscope to some Beta-Uranophane crystals. FOV about 2mm. The piece gives off about 2.5 µSv/hr in radiation.
Michael Adamowicz - 4th January 2011

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Another closeup, image is about 3 mm.
Michael Adamowicz - 24th March 2011
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