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Yttrocerite

Mineral variety

Yttrocerite is a variety of the mineral fluorite with a chemical formula ,Ce 3. It is bluish red with isometric and cerium it contains. It has a Mohs hardness of 4-5. It has been found in Sweden , several states in the United States and Norway It is not a mineral species approved by International Mineralogical Association

Identification

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

4
5