Ogdensburgite





 Location Found: Ogdensburg (Type Locality)
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1980
     
 Formula: Ca2Fe43+(Zn,Mn2+)(AsO4)4(OH)6 · 6H2O
 Essential Elements: Arsenic, Calcium, Hydrogen, Iron, Oxygen, Zinc
 All Elements in Formula: Arsenic, Calcium, Hydrogen, Iron, Manganese, Oxygen, Zinc
     
 IMA Status: Approved 1980
     
     
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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.675


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 23, No. 1 - Spring 1982, pg. 7Mineral Notes Research Reports, Ogdensburgite
View IssueV. 22, No. 2 - September 1981, pg. 5Mineral Notes A Mineral New To Science, Ogdensburgite
     
Images

     
Ogdensburgite, parasymplesite, calcite and minor franklinite, Sterling Hill Mine, Ogdensburg, NJ
Ogdensburgite (light to dark brown), parasymplesite (gray-blue sprays), calcite (white) and minor franklinite (black) from Sterling Hill Mine, Ogdensburg, NJ. 2 1/2" x 1 3/4". From the collection of, and photo by Robert A. Boymistruk.







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