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Pyrite from
Interstate highway 83 roadcut, Leaders Heights, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA

Locality type:Road Cutting
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Comments:Good crystals to be found up to 1 inch on edge of cubic/elongated cubic habit. Rarely, twinned/penetrating crystals could be found.
Habit:cubic
Colour:golden
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:"Arthur Koch - collection"
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Limonite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Interstate highway 83 roadcut, Leaders Heights, York Co., Pennsylvania, USA
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