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Metazeunerite

Phosphate mineral

Metazeunerite is an arsenate mineral with a chemical formula of Cu(UO2)2(AsO4)2·8H2O. The origin of this mineral is almost always from the natural dehydration

Named for civil engineer Gustav A. Zeuner who worked at the School of Mines in Freiberg

Identification

Color of mineral

Green

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

2
2.5

The streak

Green

Density ( specific gravity )

1.623

Luster ( interacts light )

Dull
Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Tetragonal

Radioactive

Radioactive