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Cesbronite

Copper-tellurium oxysalt

Cesbronite is a copper oxysalt mineral Cu3Te6+O4(OH)4 (IMA 17-C). It is colored green and its crystals are orthorhombic dipyramidal. Cesbronite is rated 3 on the Mohs Scale It is named after Fabien Cesbron

Identification

Color of mineral

Green

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

3

Luster ( interacts light )

Adamantine

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Orthorhombic