Monohydrocalcite





 Location Found: Ogdensburg
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1959
     
 Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
 Essential Elements: Calcium, Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen
 All Elements in Formula: Calcium, Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen
     
 IMA Status: Approved 1964
     
Fluorescent Mineral Properties

 Shortwave UV light: Green, moderately bright
 Additional Information: Phosphoresces white
     
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 References:
Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.622


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
V. 58, No. 1 - Spring 2017, pg. 13Fluorescent Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, N.J., Part 2, Richard C. Bostwick - Monohydrocalcite
View IssueV. 35, No. 1 - Spring 1994, pg. 21Geology and Mineralogy of a Veinlet Assemblage Associated With Wollastonite-Bearing Rocks, Sterling Mine, Ogdensburg, New Jersey, Robert E. Jenkins II - Monohydrocalcite
View IssueV. 33, No. 2 - Fall 1992, pg. 11The Check List of Franklin-Sterling Hill Fluorescent Minerals - Monohydrocalcite (Fluorescent Info)
View IssueV. 20, No. 2 - September 1979, pg. 7Contributions to the Mineralogy of Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey, Monohydrocalcite (small article)
     
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