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Inaglyite Mineral Data

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General Inaglyite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: PbCu3(Ir,Pt)8S16
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 2,454.37 gm
   Copper     7.77 %  Cu
   Iridium   46.99 %  Ir
   Platinum  15.90 %  Pt
   Lead       8.44 %  Pb
   Sulfur    20.90 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PbCu3Ir6Pt2S16
Help on Environment: Environment: With other platimum group minerals in ultramafic intrusives.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1983
Help on Locality: Locality: Inagli massif, Yakutia, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Inaglyite + Pronunciation Say INAGLYITE