Tool for Microscopic Identification Home

 

Show UniqueIdentification

Id 13
Identification Type Mineral
Name Palagonite
Distinguishing Features
Description
Tags
External Resources
Imposters
Images
Unique Identification: Palagonite
Site name: Abyssal hill, Madeira Abyssal Plain, NE Atlantic
Light type: Plane-Polarized Light
Magnification: not specified
Submitted by: Guy Rothwell
Notes: Field of palagonitised volcanic glass, volcanic-glass
Image Tags: none
Unique Identification: Palagonite
Site name: Abyssal hill, Madeira Abyssal Plain, NE Atlantic
Light type: Plane-Polarized Light
Magnification: not specified
Submitted by: Guy Rothwell
Notes: Field of palagonitised volcanic glass, flow-banding visible in one grain (top right), volcanic-glass
Image Tags: none