Cassiterite
SnO2 

Crystal Properties

 

Crystal growth method

Natural

Crystal orientation

(001) (100) (110) (111) others on request

Maximum size

up to 10 x 10 mm

Crystallographic properties

a = 4,73 A
C = 3,18 A

Crystallographic structure

tetragonal

Twinning structure

natural defects

Colour

dark yellow brownish

Density

6,90 g/cm³

Hardness

7,0