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Cuprobismutite Mineral Data

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General Cuprobismutite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Cu10Bi12S23
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 3,880.74 gm
   Copper   16.37 %  Cu
   Bismuth  64.62 %  Bi
   Sulfur   19.00 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cu10Bi12S23
Help on Environment: Environment: In quartz veins with other sulfides.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1884
Help on Locality: Locality: In the USA, at the Missouri mine, Hall's Calley, Park Co., and the Silver Cliff, Custer Co., Colorado. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For the composition.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 38364
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