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Fontanite RC4216

  • Fontanite

    Name: Fontanite

    Location:  Rabejac, Herault, France

    Name Reference: For French mineralogist Francois Fontan 

    Chemical Formula: Ca(UO2)3(CO3)2 O2 · 6H2O

    Crystal System and Class: Monoclinic - Prismatic , Carbonate hydrate d'uranyle et de calcium

    Accompanying Minerals:

    Origin (Determinator + Year): Deliens 1992

    Publication: La fontanite, carbonate hydrate d'uranyle et de calcium, nouvelle espece minerale de Rabejac, Herault, France.

    Michel Deliens, Paul Piret. Eur. J. Mineral. 1992,4, 1271-1274

    Info :  http://www.mindat.org/min-1580.html

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