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Kalininite Mineral Data

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General Kalininite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: ZnCr2S4
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 297.65 gm
   Zinc      21.97 %  Zn
   Chromium  34.94 %  Cr
   Sulfur    43.09 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: ZnCr2S4
Help on Environment: Environment: In a garnet-pyroxene mixture in diopside-quartz-calcite rocks.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1985
Help on Locality: Locality: From an undefined locality in the southern Baikal region, USSR. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: For P.I. Kalinin, Russian mineralogist and petrologist, investigator of the southern Baikal region.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Kalininite + Pronunciation Say KALININITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 53209
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