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The mineral pyrite, or iron pyrite, also known as fool's gold, is an iron sulfide with the chemical ... Pyrite is usually found associated with other sulfides or oxides in quartz veins, sediment...

Pyrite: The mineral pyrite information and pictures

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Pyrite has the same chemical formula as the rarer mineral Marcasite, but it crystallizes in .... Utah, large, well shaped pyritohedrons and cubes were once found.

Pyrite - Gemstone Education

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How and where is Pyrite formed and found? Pyrite is one of the most commonly found minerals. In fact, it would be a normal ore for iron if it came in larger ...

Pyrite: Pyrite mineral information and data. - Mindat.org

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Pyrite Group . Pyrite is a very common mineral, found in a wide variety of geological formations from sedimentary deposits to hydrothermal veins and as a  ...

What Is Pyrite (Fool's Gold)? - Properties, Definition & Facts - Video ...

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It is a very common mineral in ore deposits, where it is found along with other metal-containing minerals, including gold. And yet pyrite is not mined for its iron,  ...

Indiana Geological Survey - Rocks and Minerals - Pyrite

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Pyrite is found in small amounts all over the state in many different rock types. It is most abundant in coal beds of southwestern Indiana. It can even make up 2 to ...

Pyrite The Shiny One We Call Fool's Gold - Rocks and Minerals

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Pyrite suns are found in slate seams of coal mines. These "suns" are flat disc shapes with a radial pattern. No one knows exactly how they are formed. There are ...

Where to Find Rocks - Kids Love Rocks

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The great thing about rock collecting is that rocks can be found everywhere! ... You can find Pyrite throughout the United States including California, Colorado, ...

How to find gold, using a few common placer gold rocks and minerals

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Feb 9, 2012 ... These are chalco-pyrites, this pyrite may look yellow gold to an oxidized rainbow metallic in color. Other minerals often found with this ...

Pyrite Uses and Meaning | Crystal Vaults

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Items 1 - 12 of 145 ... An iron sulfide mineral, Pyrite is commonly found around the world in a variety of geological formations, from sedimentary deposits to ...

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Pyrite Mineral | Uses and Properties - GEOLOGY.COM

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In parts of the country where pyrite is commonly found, construction sites should be tested to detect the presence of pyritic materials. If pyrite is detected, the site ...

pyrite | mineral | Britannica.com

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Jan 14, 2016 ... Nodules of pyrite have been found in prehistoric burial mounds, which suggests their use as a means of producing fire. Wheel-lock guns, in ...

Pyrite | Earth Sciences Museum - University of Waterloo

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It also may be found in radiating disks, hair-like crystals, concretions and massive lumps in sulphide ore deposits. Pyrite sometimes also contains small amounts ...