Pyromorphite (Pb5(PO4)3Cl) is a phosphate mineral. It is typically green, yellow, or brown in color and is found in oxidized lead deposits.


  • Title: Pyromorphite
  • Location: Guangxi, China, Asia
  • Type: Mineral
  • Rights: This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. The image or its contents may be protected by international copyright laws. http://www.si.edu/termsofuse
  • External Link: View this object record in the Smithsonian Institution Collections Search Center
  • USNM Catalog Number(s): 173449
  • Photo Credit: Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History
  • Field: Mineral Sciences
  • Accession Date: 2001-03-29

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