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Agardite-(Y) from
Bou Skour Mine, Bou Skour District, Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Agardite-(Y)
Formula:YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Habit:needles
Colour:yellowish green, green, blue-green
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
References
References:Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 4, 2000; American Mineralogist 55:1448
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite14 photos of Agardite-(Y) associated with Malachite at this locality.
Azurite13 photos of Agardite-(Y) associated with Azurite at this locality.
Chalcocite2 photos of Agardite-(Y) associated with Chalcocite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Agardite-(Y) associated with Quartz at this locality.
Copper1 photo of Agardite-(Y) associated with Copper at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Agardite-(Y) data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bou Skour Mine, Bou Skour District, Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco
Photo GalleryView Gallery (13 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Agardite-(Y)
64.7km (40.2 miles) Oumlil Mine (incl. Oumlil East Mine), Oumlil, Bou Azzer District (Bou Azer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Drâa-Tafilalet, Morocco
 
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