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Fersilicite Mineral Data

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General Fersilicite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: FeSi
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 83.93 gm
   Iron     66.54 %  Fe
   Silicon  33.46 %  Si
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe0+Si
Help on Environment: Environment: Found in heavy mineral concentrates from placers and in drill-core samples of sandstones of the Poltava series.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Not Approved IMA - Published without Approval 1969
Help on Locality: Locality: Zachativsk station, Donets region, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Name for the chemical composition (Ferrous and Silicide).
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Fersilicite + Pronunciation Say FERSILICITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 402761
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