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General Indite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Fe++In2S4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 413.75 gm
   Indium  55.50 %  In
   Iron    13.50 %  Fe
   Sulfur  31.00 %  S
          100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Fe2+In2S4
Help on Environment: Environment: Of primary hydrothermal origin, replacing botryoidal cassiterite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1963
Help on Locality: Locality: In the Dzhalindin deposit, Little Khingan Ridge, Far Eastern Region, USSR. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For the indium in its composition.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Indite Say INDITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 68412
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