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Arsenuranylite Mineral Data

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General Arsenuranylite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4•6(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,574.15 gm
   Calcium    2.55 %  Ca    3.56 % CaO
   Uranium   60.48 %  U    68.62 % UO2
   Arsenic    9.52 %  As   14.60 % As2O5
   Hydrogen   1.02 %  H     9.16 % H2O
   Oxygen    26.43 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %       95.93 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Ca(UO2)4(AsO4)2(OH)4•6(H2O)
Help on Environment: Environment: Oxidation zone of As-containing sulfide deposits.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1958
Help on Locality: Locality: Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for its relationship to phosphuranylite as the end-member.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Arsenuranylite Say ARSENURANYLITE