Apatite Crystal on Fluorite – NERF 017

Apatite crystal on fluorite

Measurements:  37 x 32 x 30 mm

Description:  A light green apatite crystal sits on a piece of dark purple fluorite, along with bits of broken apatite.  

The apatite crystal has only a few very small nicks.

Weight of Specimen:  43.2 g

Chemical Composition:  CaF2  (fluorite)
                                       Ca5(PO4)3(OH,F,Cl)  (apatite)

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  (fluorite)  4
                                          (apatite)  5                     

Location:  Erongo Region, Namibia.

Specimen Code:  NERF 017




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