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Leightonite

Sulfate mineral

Leightonite is a rare sulfate mineral with formula of K2Ca2Cu(SO4)4•2H2O.

Identification

Color of mineral

Blue
Green

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

3

Density ( specific gravity )

1.578
1.587
1.595

Luster ( interacts light )

Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Monoclinic