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Rocks and Minerals ➔ Calcite

Identifier:
2019.1.1118
Description:
Calcite is a mineral made of calcium carbonate and can be found in metamorphic, sedimentary, and igneous rocks. It is a large component of limestone and is often used in the construction industry. It is usually colorless or white but can be other colors if other elements are present. 

Formula: CaCO3
Source:
Museum Collection
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