Tetrahedrite

Close up of Silver

Detailed Description

Mineral: Tetrahedrite (a copper antimony sulfosalt)
Mineral Origin: Bingham Canyon, UT
Main Commodity: Silver
Uses: electric wiring and silver-based inks create electrical pathways in electronics; jewelry, mirrors, coins, in photovoltaic cells to transform sunlight into electricity.

Details

Image Dimensions: 5472 x 3648

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Location Taken: Reston, VA, US

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