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Diomignite Mineral Data

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General Diomignite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Li2B4O7
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 169.12 gm
   Lithium   8.21 %  Li   17.67 % Li2O
   Boron    25.57 %  B    82.33 % B2O3
   Oxygen   66.22 %  O
           ______        ______ 
           100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Li2B4O7
Help on Environment: Environment: Abundant in fluid inclusions in spodumene crystallized from a late-stage hydrothermal fluid in a granite pegmatite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1987
Help on Locality: Locality: Tanco pegmatite, Bernic Lake, Manitoba, Canada. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named from the Greek meaning divine mix, in allusion to its likely pronounced fluxing effects.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Diomignite + Pronunciation Say DIOMIGNITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 300010
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