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Haggite Mineral Data

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General Haggite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: V2O2(OH)3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 184.90 gm
   Vanadium  55.10 %  V    81.06 % V2O3
   Hydrogen   1.64 %  H    14.61 % H2O
   Oxygen    43.26 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %       95.67 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: V3+2O2(OH)3
Help on Environment: Environment: In the oxidized zone of Colorado Plateau-type U-V deposits. Intimately intergrown with other vanadium oxide hydrates.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1958
Help on Locality: Locality: In sandstone from a drill core at 55 m from near Carlile, Crook County, Wyoming, USA Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Gunnar Hagg (1903-), chemist and crystallographer, of the University of Uppsala, Sweden.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Haggite Say HAGGITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: Haeggite