Mineral Information and Data:

Cobaltzippeite  
Co(UO2)2(SO4)O2 • 3.5H2O [CNMNC approved formula]

Named for its composition and for Franz Xaver Maxmillian Zippe (1791-1863), Austrian mineralogist.

IMA status : Approved Species 1976 ()
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
31.10.04.06  
  (31) Hydrated Sulfates Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
  (31.10) miscellaneous
  (31.10.04) Zippeite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.EC.05
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.E) Uranyl Sulfates
  (07.EC) With medium-sized and large cations
  
Crystal system:  
Point group (H-M):
  
  
  
Other Properties: Radioactive.
Comments: Radioactive.

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