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TitleRhodochrosite and quartz from Kapnik, Hungary
DescriptionPink rhodochrosite, MnCO3, and white quartz from Kapnik, Hungary. Rhodochrosite is a carbonate mineral, the manganese equivalent of calcite, CaCO3. This sample is about 6 cm across.
LocationHungary. Near Kapnik.
PhotographerDexter Perkins. 2001-06-26.
CollectionUniversity of North Dakota Mineralogy Collection #715.
Key wordsquartz, rhodochrosite, Kapnik, Hungary
Tech details547 KB. Hand specimen. Fujifilm FinePix S1Pro digital camera, 60mm AF Nikon micro lens.
GeoDIL number888