uranocircite

uranocircite

[‚yu̇r·ə·nō′sər‚sīt]
(mineralogy)
Ba(UO2)2(PO4)2·8H2O A yellow-green, tetragonal mineral consisting of a hydrated phosphate of barium and uranium; occurs as crystals.
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br) had several flats of bright yellow and green meta-autunite and uranocircite from Aideia Nova, Satau, Portugal.
However, they are extremely lustrous, and with vivid colors suggesting where each one is on the compositional zoning continuum: bright apple-green means that meta-autunite predominates, whereas grass-green means uranocircite.