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Chervetite Mineral Data

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General Chervetite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pb2V2O7
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 628.28 gm
   Vanadium  16.22 %  V    28.95 % V2O5
   Lead      65.96 %  Pb   71.05 % PbO
   Oxygen    17.83 %  O
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            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pb2V5+2O7
Help on Environment: Environment: Oxidized zone of a vanadium- and lead-bearing uranium deposit.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1963
Help on Locality: Locality: Mounana uranium mine, Franceville, Gabon. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Jean Chervet, French mineralogist.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Chervetite + Pronunciation Say CHERVETITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 2901
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