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Bilibinskite

Telluride mineral

Bilibinskite is an Au telluride. It is a rare mineral that was named after Soviet (1901–1952), who researched the geology of gold deposits during the time of the USSR.

Identification

Color of mineral

Red
Bronze
Brown
Pink

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

4.5

The streak

Brown
Golden

Luster ( interacts light )

Metallic

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Cubic