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Kochite

Sorosilicates,rosenbuschite group

Kochite is a rare silicate mineral with chemical formula of (Na,Ca)3Ca2(Mn,Ca)ZrTi or double that. Kochite is a member of the rosenbuschite

Identification

Color of mineral

Brown

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

5

Density ( specific gravity )

1.684
1.695
1.718

Luster ( interacts light )

Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Triclinic