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Haiweeite

Nesosilicate

Haiweeite is a mineral of uranium and has the chemical formula: Ca·3(H2O). It is a secondary mineral of uranium, a product of oxidation. It has a greenish yellow color. It has a Mohs hardness of about 3.5 and is fluorescent under UV light.

It was named after the Haiwee Reservoir , Inyo County, California , US, where it was first found.

Identification

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Orthorhombic

Radioactive

Radioactive