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Hakite Mineral Data

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General Hakite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Cu,Hg)3(Sb,As)(Se,S)3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 606.78 gm
   Copper    26.18 %  Cu
   Mercury   16.53 %  Hg
   Antimony  16.05 %  Sb
   Arsenic    3.70 %  As
   Selenium  33.83 %  Se
   Sulfur     3.70 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cu2.5Hg0.5Sb0.8As0.3Se2.6S0.7
Help on Environment: Environment: Epithermal calcite veins.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1971
Help on Locality: Locality: At Bukov and Predborice, Czechoslovakia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Jaroslav Hak, mineralogist, Institute of Ore Research, Kutna Hora, Czechoslovakia.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Hakite Say HAKITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 400652
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