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Fourmarierite

Oxide mineral

Fourmarierite is a secondary uranium-lead mineral. It was named for the Belgian geologist Paul Fourmarier (1877–1970). Its chemical formula is Pb(UO 2) 4O 3(OH) 4•4H 2O.

Identification

Color of mineral

Red
Golden
Brown

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

3

Luster ( interacts light )

Adamantine

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Orthorhombic

Radioactive

Radioactive