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 Nova Scotia Minerals: Cupritespacer

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CUPRITE

Cu2O
Copper Oxide


Location
UTM (NAD27)
Zone 20
 Northing 0000000
 Easting 000000
Details:
 Description
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 Add'l Mineralization




 

 Cleavage: fair in four directions forming octahedrons

 Colour: red to a deep red almost black

 Fracture: conchoidal

 Hardness: 3.5-4

 Luster: adamantine, submetallic, dull or earthy

 Streak: brick red

 Possible Useage: copper ore

 More Info: Mineral Gallery, Mineralogy Database

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