Silky, fibrous pink to violet color crystals of hydrated ferrous sulfate. Kornelite crystals were named after Kornel Hlavacsek, Hungarian geologist. The attached infrared spectrum is for a reference sample (Harvard 101104) from Smolnik, Slovakia.
Synonyms and Related Terms
Soluble in water Affected by moisture in air.
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