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A green hydrated copper arsenate hydroxide mineral.
a mineral occurring in transparent emerald green crystals. It is hydrous arseniate of copper
Origin: [See Euchroic.]
Euchroite is a hydrated copper arsenate hydroxide mineral with formula: Cu2AsO4OH·3H2O. It is a vitreous green to emerald green mineral crystallizing in the orthorhombic system. It has a Mohs hardness of 3.5 - 4.0 and a specific gravity of 3.39 - 3.45. It was first described in 1823 in Ľubietová, Slovakia.
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