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Gilpinite

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Formula:
(Cu,Fe2+)(UO2)2(SO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O
Name:
For the locality at Gilpin Co., Colorado, USA.
A variety of Johannite

A ferrian variety of Johannite.


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Chemical Properties of GilpiniteHide

Formula:
(Cu,Fe2+)(UO2)2(SO4)2(OH)2 · 6H2O

Other Language Names for GilpiniteHide

German:Gilpinit
Spanish:Gilpinita

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 GilpiniteHide

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Larsen, E.S. and Brown (1917) American Mineralogist: 2: 75.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 606.

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Localities for GilpiniteHide

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.
USA
 
  • Colorado
Larsen, E.S. and Brown (1917) American Mineralogist: 2: 75; Ford, 1932 . Dana's Textbook of Mineralogy, 4th ed.; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 606.
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