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Brookite Mineral Data

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General Brookite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: TiO2
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 79.88 gm
   Titanium  59.94 %  Ti  100.00 % TiO2
   Oxygen    40.06 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: TiO2
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1825
Help on Locality: Locality: Magnet Cove near Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after the English mineralogist, Henry James Brucke (1771-1857), a London mineralogist and wool trader.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Brookite Say BROOKITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 36408
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