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Tamarugite

Sulfate mineral

Tamarugite (Na 4)2·6H sulfate mineral

Deposits containing tamarugite are geographically dispersed with occurrences of the mineral on all seven continents (Antarctica , Oceania, Europe The mineral's name comes from the Tamarugal Pampa It is also known as lapparentite.

Identification

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

3

Luster ( interacts light )

Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Monoclinic