Detailed description, properties, and locality information guide about the mineral xenotime.
Xenotime is a rare-earth phosphate mineral, the major component of which is yttrium . This stone is widely appreciated in Japan for its ornamental value.
Comments: Dark brown colored Xenotime-(Y) crystal. Location: Hurricane Mountain, Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire, USA. Scale: Not Given.
Xenotime is a rare earth phosphate mineral (YPO4). Due to uranium and thorium impurities, some xenotime specimens may be weakly to strongly radioactive.
Xenotime Group. Chernovite-(Y)-Xenotime-(Y) Series. . Photos of Xenotime-(Y) (459). Xenotime-(Y) GallerySearch .. Chrysanthemum Stone (of Kimura).
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