Calcite R150075

Name: Calcite
RRUFF ID: R150075
Ideal Chemistry: Ca(CO3)
Locality: Montana, USA
Source: Michael Scott [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Colorless cleavage rhomb
Status: The identification of this mineral has been determined only by Raman spectroscopy
Mineral Group: [ Calcite (36) ]
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Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample

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RRUFF ID: R150075
Sample Description: Unoriented Raman on the primary sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
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