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Titanowodginite

Oxide mineral

Titanowodginite is a mineral with the chemical formula 8. Titanowodginite has a Mohs hardness of 5.5 and a vitreous. It is an iridescent dark brown to black crystal that commonly forms in a matrix of smoky quartz in a complex zoned pegmatite

It was first described in 1992 for an occurrence in the Tanco Mine. It was named because it is a titanium bearing member of the wodginite

Identification

Color of mineral

Brown
Black

The streak

Brown

Luster ( interacts light )

Vitreous

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Monoclinic