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Andreyivanovite Mineral Data

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General Andreyivanovite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: FeCrP
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 138.79 gm
   Titanium     2.79 %  Ti
   Vanadium     4.00 %  V
   Chromium    21.99 %  Cr
   Iron        46.27 %  Fe
   Cobalt       0.08 %  Co
   Nickel       2.54 %  Ni
   Phosphorus  22.32 %  P
              100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe0+Cr0.58Fe0+0.15V0+0.1Ti0.08Ni0.06Co0.002P
Help on Environment: Environment: Interstital inclusions in serpentine grains. Cr-dominant analogue of florenskyite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 2006 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Kaidun meteorite (South Yemen). Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Andrey Ivanov (b. 1937), Russian geochemist and mineralogist, who was one of the principal investigators for the Luna missions.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA2006-003