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Heyrovskyite Mineral Data

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General Heyrovskyite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pb10AgBi5S18
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 3,801.96 gm
   Silver    2.84 %  Ag
   Bismuth  27.48 %  Bi
   Lead     54.50 %  Pb
   Sulfur   15.18 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pb10AgBi5S18
Help on Environment: Environment: In high temperature quartz veins and fumaroles.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1971
Help on Locality: Locality: Hurky, Stredocesky kraj, Cechy (Bohemia), Czech Republic. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after the Czech chemist, J. Heyrovsky (1890-1967).
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Heyrovskyite + Pronunciation Say HEYROVSKYITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 69962
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