Reinerite





 Location Found: Ogdensburg
     
 
     
 Formula: Zn3(AsO3)2
 Essential Elements: Arsenic, Oxygen, Zinc
 All Elements in Formula: Arsenic, Oxygen, Zinc
     
 IMA Status: Approved, 'Grandfathered' (first described prior to 1959)
     
Fluorescent Mineral Properties

 Shortwave UV light: Olive-green, mustard yellow, brownish orange
 Longwave UV light: Pale olive-green
 Additional Information: Best under shortwave, moderate to weak brightness
     
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The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
V. 58, No. 2 - Fall 2017, pg. 9Reinerite Added to the 2017 List of "Mineral Species Found at Franklin and Sterling Hill, New Jersey," Richard C. Bostwick and Earl R. Verbeek, PhD
V. 58, No. 2 - Fall 2017, pg. 11The Story of Sterling Hill Reinerite, James Horste
     
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