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Dzhalindite

Oxide mineral

Dzhalindite is a rare indium mineral. Its chemical formula is In(OH)3.

It was first described in 1963 for an occurrence in the Dzhalinda tin deposit, Malyi Khingan Range, Khabarovskiy Kray, Russia

It has also been reported from Mount Pleasant , New Brunswick; the Flambeau mine, Ladysmith, US; in the Mangabeira tin; Attica; Erzgebirge; the Krušné Hory Mountains , Czech Republic, Honshu Island of Tashkent

Identification

Color of mineral

Yellow
Brown
Grey

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

4

Density ( specific gravity )

1.725

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Cubic