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Hubnerite Mineral Data

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General Hubnerite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: MnWO4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 302.79 gm
   Manganese  18.14 %  Mn   23.43 % MnO
   Tungsten   60.72 %  W    76.57 % WO3
   Oxygen     21.14 %  O
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             100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Mn2+(WO4)
Help on Environment: Environment: Typical of high-temperature hydrothermal vein deposits and pneumatolytically altered granites yielding greisen, granite pegmatites and alluvial deposits.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1865
Help on Locality: Locality: Erie and Enterprise veins, Ellsworth (Mammoth) district, Nye County, Nevada, USA. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: After the German mineralogist, Adolph Huebner.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Hubnerite + Pronunciation Say HUBNERITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: Huebnerite