What is Mudstone? In this section, we will learn more about properties of Mudstone i.e. physical and thermal properties. Physical properties of Mudstone include Color, Streak, Hardness, Structure, Cleavage, Fracture, Luster, Specific Gravity etc. The strength of Mudstone is Not Available. Streak of Mudstone is white while its cleavage is perfect. Luster of Mudstone is dull and its fracture is not available. Mudstone is opaque in nature. Know all about Mudstone, What is Mudstone, its composition, features, facts and reserves in next sections.
What is Mudstone composed of? Get to know about composition of Mudstone here. Mudstone definition gives information about the Formation of Mudstone and its composition.The composition of Mudstone can be further divided into mineral and compound content. The mineral content of Mudstone rock includes Biotite, Chlorite, Feldspar, Micas, Muscovite or Illite, Plagioclase, Pyrite, Quartz and The compound content of Mudstone rock includes Aluminium Oxide, NaCl, CaO, Iron(III) Oxide, Silicon Dioxide. Almost all rocks undergo transformation process. Know all about Mudstone rock in next section.
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