fuchsite


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fuchsite

(ˈfuːksaɪt)
n
a green-coloured variety of muscovite rich in chromium
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Core hole HSP-C1 was a 783 meter test of a deeper resistivity zone with high chargeability and intersected numerous carbon-rich quartz veined breccias and fuchsite (chrome mica) - listwanite (nickel mica) altered mafic intrusions indicative of a Carlin Gold System (green alteration mineral in photo, (press release dated July 3, 2019).
The talc carbonate is medium to coarse-grained, subequigranular and comprises of abundant carbonate, talc, quartz, serpentine, chromian muscovite (fuchsite), and green spinel or chromite.