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Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: MnSb2S4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 426.70 gm
   Manganese  12.88 %  Mn
   Antimony   57.07 %  Sb
   Sulfur     30.06 %  S
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Mn2+Sb2S4
Help on Environment: Environment: In pyrite-realgar ore.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1995 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: The Vorontsovskoye gold deposit in the Ural Mountains near Serov about 300 km north of Ekaterinburg, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For Onisim Yegorovitch Kler (1845-1920), Honorary Member of the Russian Mineralogical Society.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 79676
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