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Arsenolite Mineral Data

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General Arsenolite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: As2O3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 197.84 gm
   Arsenic  75.74 %  As  100.00 % As2O3
   Oxygen   24.26 %  O
           ______        ______ 
           100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: As2O3
Help on Environment: Environment: Secondary mineral from As bearing rocks.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1854
Help on Locality: Locality: Amargosa mine, San Bernardino Co., California, USA Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For ARSENic in the composition.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Arsenolite + Pronunciation Say ARSENOLITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 2114
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