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Cuproiridsite Mineral Data

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General Cuproiridsite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: CuIr2S4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 576.25 gm
   Copper   11.03 %  Cu
   Iridium  66.71 %  Ir
   Sulfur   22.26 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: CuIr2S4
Help on Environment: Environment: In alluvial deposits.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1985
Help on Locality: Locality: From undefined localities in the Aldan Shield and Kamchatka, Far Eastern Region, USSR. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For the chemical composition.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 75531
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