Molybdenite


Composition: MoS2
Crystal System : Hexagonal; Trigonal
Colours: Bluish lead-grey
Lustre : Metallic
Hardness : 1.0-1.5
Specific Gravity : 4.62-4.80
References:

Bartelke (1976)

Occurrence

  • Hypogene
  • 2nd Oxidation Zone