Abhurite

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Abhurite from Shipwreck Hydra, South coast of Norway

Abhurite is a colorless crystalline mineral that forms on ship-wrecked tin ingots (nuggets). It is named for where it is found. It is found in a cove in the Red Sea. It is not radioactive.[1]

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  1. "Mineral Data Sheet". www.webmineral.com. http://www.webmineral.com/data/Abhurite.shtml. Retrieved 2008-07-07.