Minerals identify

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Plancheite

Inosilicate

Plancheite is a hydrated copper mineral 22(OH ). It is closely related to shattuckite in structure and appearance, and the two minerals are often confused.

Identification

Color of mineral

Blue
Green

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

5.5

The streak

Blue

Luster ( interacts light )

Silky
Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Orthorhombic