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Gladite Mineral Data

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General Gladite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,604.24 gm
   Copper    3.96 %  Cu
   Bismuth  65.13 %  Bi
   Lead     12.92 %  Pb
   Sulfur   17.99 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PbCuBi5S9
Help on Environment: Environment: Of hydrothermal origin.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1924
Help on Locality: Locality: Gladhammer, Province of Kalmar, Sweden. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after its locality
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Gladite Say GLADITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 167
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