Hydrozincite

Hydrozincite
Zinc Carbonate Hydroxide, Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6

Hydrozincite is a secondary mineral formed in the oxidized portions of mineral deposits by the alteration of sphalerite and is commonly associated with smithsonite, hemimorphite, and cerussite.


Rocks from Ken Colosky's Fluorescent Collection

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