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Horomanite Mineral Data

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General Horomanite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Fe6Ni3S8
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 767.68 gm
   Iron    43.65 %  Fe
   Nickel  22.94 %  Ni
   Sulfur  33.42 %  S
          100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe2+6Ni3S8
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Proposed IMA 2007
Help on Locality: Locality: Horoman, Samani-cho, Samani-gun, Hokkaido, Japan Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Commission on New Minerals, Nomenclature and Classification (CNMNC)
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA2007-037