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Campigliaite Mineral Data

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General Campigliaite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Cu4Mn(SO4)2(OH)6•4(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 675.35 gm
   Manganese   8.13 %  Mn   10.50 % MnO
   Copper     37.64 %  Cu   42.38 % Cu2O
   Hydrogen    2.09 %  H    18.67 % H2O
   Sulfur      9.50 %  S    23.71 % SO3
   Oxygen     42.64 %  O
             ______        ______ 
             100.00 %       95.26 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cu4Mn2+(SO4)2(OH)6•4(H2O)
Help on Environment: Environment: Secondary mineral in the oxidized zone of a metallic sulfide skarn deposit.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1982
Help on Locality: Locality: Temperino mine, Campiglia Marittima, Tuscany, Italy. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the locality.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 30797
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