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Hongquiite Mineral Data

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General Hongquiite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: TiO
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 63.88 gm
   Titanium  74.95 %  Ti  100.00 % TiO
   Oxygen    25.05 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: TiO
Help on Environment: Environment: Found in platinum ores associated with high-temperature rocks of the garnet-hornblende-pyroxenite facies.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Not Approved IMA 1976
Help on Locality: Locality: Tao district, Hongqui, China. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the locality.