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Carlinite Mineral Data

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General Carlinite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Tl2S
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 440.83 gm
   Thallium  92.73 %  Tl
   Sulfur     7.27 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Tl2S
Help on Environment: Environment: As small grains in brecciated fragments of carbonaceous limestone, as a result of epithermal mineralization.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1975
Help on Locality: Locality: From the east pit of the Carlin mine, Eureka Co., Nevada, USA. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For the Carlin gold deposit, Nevada, USA.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 42713
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