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DescriptionGarnierite is a pale apple-green mineral that is chemically a hydrous silicate of nickel and magnesium. It is an important ore of nickel. This sample is about 4 cm in length.
LocationUSA ▹ Pennsylvania. Near Chester.
PhotographerNessa Eull. 2002-03-22.
CollectionUniversity of North Dakota Mineralogy Collection #1510.
Key wordsGarnierite, Pennsylvania
Tech details265 KB. Hand specimen. Fujifilm FinePix S1Pro digital camera; 60mm AF Nikon micro lens.
GeoDIL number2526