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Mooihoekite

Sulfide mineral

Mooihoekite is a copper sulfide mineral of Cu9Fe9S16. The mineral was discovered in 1972 and received its name from its discovery area, the Mooihoek mine in Transvaal , South Africa

Identification

Color of mineral

Pink
Purple
Brown
Yellow

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

4

Luster ( interacts light )

Metallic

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Tetragonal