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Barringerite Mineral Data

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General Barringerite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Fe,Ni)2P
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 144.09 gm
   Iron        58.14 %  Fe
   Nickel      20.37 %  Ni
   Phosphorus  21.50 %  P
              100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe0+1.5Ni0.5P
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1969
Help on Locality: Locality: Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Names in 1969 for Daniel M. Barringer (1860-1929), U.S. Mining engineer, who established the meteoritic origin of Meteor Crater, Arizona.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Barringerite + Pronunciation Say BARRINGERITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 71015
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