Make your own free website on Tripod.com
 Nova Scotia Minerals: Cordieritespacer

mineral.gif (7439 bytes)

CORDIERITE

Mg2Al4Si5O18
Magnesium Aluminum Silicate


Location
UTM (NAD27)
Zone 20
 Northing 0000000
 Easting 000000
Details:
 Description
References:
 #####
Further Info:
 ?????
Other Minerals:
 Add'l Mineralization




 

 Cleavage: poor in one direction

 Colour: blue, violet, gray, brownish or colorless

 Fracture: subconchoidal

 Hardness: 7 - 7.5

 Luster: vitreous

 Streak: white

 Possible Useage: gemstone, mineral specimen

 More Info: Mineral Gallery, Mineralogy Database

back