Minerals identify

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Hoelite

Organic mineral

Hoelite is a mineral , discovered in 1922 at Mt. Pyramide, Spitsbergen , Norway and named after Norwegian geologist Adolf Hoel (1879–1964). Its chemical formula is C14H8O2 (9,10-anthraquinone

It is a very rare organic mineral which occurs in coal fire and native sulfur

Identification

Color of mineral

Yellow
Green

The streak

Yellow

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Monoclinic