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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Dolomite

Identifier:
17587
Description:
Dolomite is a carbonate mineral similar to calcite but with magnesium. It can be found in sedimentary and metamorphic rocks and can be a variety of colors including white, pink, gray, green, brown, and black. This specimen was found in Grand Rapids, Michigan. 

Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dimensions:
6 in" h 6 1/2 in." w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Museum Collection
Rights:

Related Place
Grand Rapids
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