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Aheylite

Phosphate mineral

Aheylite is a rare phosphate mineral with formula (Fe )4|(P 2·4(H2O). It occurs as pale blue to pale green triclinic Aheylite was made the newest member of the turquoise group in 1984 by International Mineralogical Association Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names.

Identification

Color of mineral

Blue
Green

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

5

The streak

Green
White

Luster ( interacts light )

Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Triclinic