Home Volborthite
VII - Vanadates

Name   Volborthite
Chemistry   Cu3[VO4]2·3H2O
Hardness   3
Lustre   vitreous - pearly
Colour   brownish yellow, greenish yellow, yellow, yellow green or light brown
Streak   light green 
Density [g/cm3]   3.5
Crystal habit   monoclinic
Cleavage, Fracture    
other characteristics and occurrences   in crusts

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