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Hutchinsonite Mineral Data

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General Hutchinsonite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Pb,Tl)2As5S9
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,074.79 gm
   Thallium  19.02 %  Tl
   Arsenic   34.85 %  As
   Lead      19.28 %  Pb
   Sulfur    26.85 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PbTlAs5S9
Help on Environment: Environment: Hydrothermal origin.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1904
Help on Locality: Locality: Binnental, Valais, Switzerland. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Arthur Hitchinson (1866-1937), Professor of Mineralogy, Cambridge University, England.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Hutchinsonite + Pronunciation Say HUTCHINSONITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 74765
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