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Cadmoindite Mineral Data

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General Cadmoindite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: CdIn2S4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 460.83 gm
   Zinc        0.71 %  Zn
   Cadmium    20.00 %  Cd
   Indium     49.58 %  In
   Iron        1.70 %  Fe
   Germanium   0.32 %  Ge
   Sulfur     27.69 %  S
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cd0.82Fe2+0.14Zn0.05In1.99Ge0.02S3.98
Help on Environment: Environment: High-temperature fumarolic crusts of the Kudriavy stratovolcano. Linnaeite group.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 2003 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Kudriavy stratovolcano on the northernmost part of Iturup Isle in the southern Kurile Islands. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named is for its chemistry as the Cd analogue of indite.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA2003-042