Pyrite

Pyrite


Composition: FeS2
Crystal System : Cubic
Lustre : Metallic
Hardness : 6.0-6.5
Specific Gravity : 4.9-5.2

Occurrence

  • Hypogene
  • 1st Oxidation Zone
  • 2nd Oxidation Zone
  • 3rd Oxidation Zone

Notable Finds

Veins of massive pyrite were encountered below 38 Level.