Connellite


Composition: Cu2+19Cl4(SO4)(OH)32.3H2O
Crystal System : Hexagonal
Colours: Blue
Lustre : Sub-vitreous
Hardness (H) : 3
Specific Gravity (S.G) : 3.36
References: Gebhard (1999)

Distribution

Extremely rare.

Occurrence

  • Supergene

Paragenetic and General Notes

Connellite is readily confused with munakataite.  Both minerals are extremely rare.