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Allabogdanite

Phosphide mineral

Allabogdanite is a very rare phosphide mineral with formula (Fe,Ni)2P, found in 1994 in a meteorite. It was described for an occurrence in the Onello meteorite basin, Sakha Republic , Russia, schreibersite and awaruite It was named for Russian geologist Alla Bogdanova

Identification

Color of mineral

Yellow

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

5
6

Luster ( interacts light )

Metallic

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Orthorhombic