Mineralogy Database

Borovskite Mineral Data

Search Webmineral :
  
Advertisment

General Borovskite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pd3SbTe4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 951.41 gm
   Antimony   12.80 %  Sb
   Tellurium  53.65 %  Te
   Palladium  33.56 %  Pd
             ______ 
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pd3SbTe4
Help on Environment: Environment: In massive pentlandite-chalcopyrite-pyrrhotite ores of hydrothermal origin.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1973
Help on Locality: Locality: From the Khautovaarsk Cu-Ni deposit, Karelian ASSR, USSR. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For Igor Borisovich Borovskii, Russian pioneer in microprobe analysis.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Borovskite + Pronunciation Say BOROVSKITE