Sulphosalt, stannite group, paramorph of enargite, forms a series with famatinite
Specific gravity: 4.4 to 4.6
Colour: Deep pinkish brown
Common impurities: Sb
Luzonite is a primary mineral in hydrothermal
rich veins and disseminated deposits, formed at low to medium temperatures. Associated minerals include
sulfosalts, silver, gold,
baryte and quartz
(AM 42.766-779, HOM).
The type Locality is the Lepanto mine, Mancayan mineral district, Benguet Province, Cordillera Administrative Region, Luzon, Philippines.
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