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Boron

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About BoronHide

Formula:
B
Crystal System:
Amorphous
This page provides mineralogical data about Boron.


Classification of BoronHide

1.C0.

1 : ELEMENTS (Metals and intermetallic alloys; metalloids and nonmetals; carbides, silicides, nitrides, phosphides)
C : Metalloids and Nonmetals
0 :

Pronounciation of BoronHide

Pronounciation:
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Jolyon & Katya RalphUnited Kingdom

Chemical Properties of BoronHide

Crystallography of BoronHide

Crystal System:
Amorphous

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Zincite2 photos of Boron associated with Zincite on mindat.org.

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for BoronHide

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Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., Gornostaeva T.A., Asadulin A.A., Bogatikov O.A. (2013): Complex nanospherulites of zinc oxide and native amorphous boron in the Lunar regolith from Mare Crisium. Doklady Earth Sciences, 448(1), 61-63.

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Localities for BoronHide

β“˜ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
The Moon
 
  • Mare Crisium
Mokhov A.V., Kartashov P.M., Gornostaeva T.A., Asadulin A.A., Bogatikov O.A. (2013) Complex nanospherulites of zinc oxide and native amorphous boron in the Lunar regolith from Mare Crisium, - Doklady Earth Sciences, 448(1), p. 61-63.
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