Cinnabar

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This article is about the mineral. For the plant resin, see Dragon's blood. For the moth, see Cinnabar moth. For the theatre in Petaluma, California, see Cinnabar ...

Cinnabar: A toxic ore of mercury, once used as a pigment

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Cinnabar is a toxic, nonmetallic mineral composed of mercury and sulfur. It is the most important ore of mercury and was once widely used as a pigment.

Cinnabar: The mercury mineral cinnabar: information and pictures

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Detailed description, properties, locality information guide about the mercury ore mineral cinnabar.

Cinnabar Mineral Data

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Comments: Red single hexagonal (Trigonal) crystal of cinnabar on dolomite. Location: Fenghuang, Hunan Province, Peoples Republic of China. Scale: Crystal ...

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(more below) Photo (c) 2009 Andrew Alden, licensed to About.com ( fair use policy ) Cinnabar is very dense, 8.1 times as dense as water, has a distinctive red streak and has hardness 2.5, barely scratchable by the fingernail. Cinnabar is deposited near the Earth's surf... More »
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Cinnabar: Cinnabar mineral information and data.

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Trimorphous with metacinnabar and hypercinnabar .

CINNABAR (Mercury Sulfide) - Amethyst Galleries' Mineral Gallery

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Cinnabar is a colorful mineral that adds a unique color to the mineral color palette. Its cinnamon to scarlet red color can be very attractive. Well shaped crystals ...

Mineral Monday: Cinnabar » Scienceline

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Sep 19, 2011 ... Cinnabar is a blood-red mineral, and one of the primary ores of mercury. It has been excavated by humans around the world for millennia, used ...

Cinnabar rare mineral specimens - Minerals-N-More

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Information about Cinnabar and links to cinnabar mineral specimens. For Sale.

Cinnabar Mineral Information photos and Facts, Red Mercury Ore

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Scientific facts about the mineral Cinnabar, Mercury Sulfide ore including characteristics, industrial uses and occurances.

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Q: Where is mineral cinnabar mined?
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Q: What color of the mineral cinnabar?
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Q: What mineral group is cinnabar?
A: Cinnabar is classified as a sulfide. Read More »
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Q: How is the mineral Cinnabar used in everyday life?
A: " Cinnabar is the primary ore of mercury. Mercury is used instruments, electrical controls and as a fungicide. It was once used to recover gold from stream sedi... Read More »
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Q: Where can you find cinnabar and other minerals around San Jose Ca...
A: They used to mine cinnibar in hills above the Almaden Valley. Currently, the site of the old mines is a state park. You can reach it by taking Almaden Expresswa... Read More »
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