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Bayankhanite Mineral Data

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General Bayankhanite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Cu6HgS4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 710.13 gm
   Copper   53.69 %  Cu
   Mercury  28.25 %  Hg
   Sulfur   18.06 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cu6HgS4
Help on Environment: Environment: An inadequately described species, probably a mixture of several Cu-Hg-S phases: Am. Mineral. 71 (1986), 1543.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Discredited IMA 2006
Help on Locality: Locality: Idermeg-bayan-khan-ula, Mongolia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after the locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Bayankhanite + Pronunciation Say BAYANKHANITE