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Amblygonite Mineral Data

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General Amblygonite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Li,Na)Al(PO4)(F,OH)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 151.41 gm
   Sodium       3.80 %  Na    5.12 % Na2O
   Lithium      3.44 %  Li    7.40 % Li2O
   Aluminum    17.82 %  Al   33.67 % Al2O3
   Phosphorus  20.46 %  P    46.88 % P2O5
   Hydrogen     0.17 %  H     1.49 % H2O
   Oxygen      44.91 %  O
   Fluorine     9.41 %  F     9.41 % F
                 -   %   F    -3.96 % -O=F2    
              ______        ______ 
              100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Li0.75Na0.25Al(PO4)F0.75(OH)0.25
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1817
Help on Locality: Locality: Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: From the Greek amblys - "blunt" and goni - "angle."
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Amblygonite + Pronunciation Say AMBLYGONITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 26513
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