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Cuboargyrite Mineral Data

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General Cuboargyrite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: AgSbS
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 261.68 gm
   Silver    41.22 %  Ag
   Antimony  46.53 %  Sb
   Sulfur    12.25 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: AgSbS
Help on Environment: Environment: Found in a hydrothermal quartz-arsenopyrite assemblage. A polymorph of miargyrite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1998 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Baberast, near Haslach, Central Black Forest, Germany. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: The name alludes to the polymorphic relationship with miargyrite.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA1997-004