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Name: Azurite
Specimens in Collection:

#2: Azurite / Malachite

#32: Lazurite
Sar-e-Sang, Badakhstan, Afghanistan

#36: Azurite
Kerrouchen, Khenifra, Morocco

#83: Azurite

#84: Azurite
Congo [DRC]

#85: Azurite
Congo [DRC]

#86: Azurite / Malachite
Anhui Province, China

#164: Granite var. K2 w/ Azurite
Skardu, Pakistan

#170: Malachite / Azurite
Copper Mtn. Dist., Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

#310: Lazurite
Sar-e-Sang, Badakhshan, Afghanistan

#336: Azurite ps. Chrysocolla
Milford Mine, Milford County, Utah, USA

#558: Malachite / Azurite
Sidi Ayed, Morocco

#560: Malachite / Azurite
Sidi Ayed, Morocco

#562: Malachite / Azurite
Sidi Ayed, Morocco

#573: Azurite
Milpillas Mine, Sonora, Mexico

#595: Azurite / Malachite
Congo [DRC]

#722: Azurite
Katanga, Congo [DRC]

#793: Azurite
Morenci Mine, Arizona, USA

#886: Malachite / Azurite

#956: Azurite / Olivenite
Christiania Mine, Lavrion, Greece

#976: Azurite / Calcite / Aurichalcite
Helvetia District, Pima County, Arizona, USA

#1185: Chrysocolla ps. Malachite ps. Azurite
Tenke-Fungurumearea, Kolwezi Mining District, Congo [DRC]

#1221: Azurite / Malachite
Palabanda quarries, Mfouti, Bouenza, Congo [Republic]

#1241: Azurite
Cap Garonne Mine, Le Pradet, Toulon, Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

#1250: Azurite / Malachite

#1480: Azurite

#1483: Azurite
IMA Chemistry: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Chemistry Elements: The mineral Azurite contains elements:
Copper (Cu)
Carbon (C)
Oxygen (O)
Hydrogen (H)
Country of Type Locality: France
Year First Published: 1824
IMA Status: Approved,Grandfathered
Status Notes: The name was used on several different minerals prior to this publication: Beudant F S (1832) Azurite, in Traité Élémentaire de Minéralogie, 2nd Edition, (Paris) 373-374
Structural Group Name: Not in a structural group
Fleischer's Group Name:  
Crystal Systems: monoclinic
Oldest Known Age: 4000 Million Years Ago
Mohs Hardness: 3.75
Diaphaneity: 2.0
Specific Gravity: 3.7760000000000002
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