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Krutovite Mineral Data

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General Krutovite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: NiAs2
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 208.53 gm
   Nickel   28.14 %  Ni
   Arsenic  71.86 %  As
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: NiAs2
Help on Environment: Environment: In Cu-Ni-As veins of hydrothermal origin
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1976
Help on Locality: Locality: Pot�cky (Breitenbach), Krusne Hory (Erzgebirge), Z�padocesk� Kraj, Bohemia, Czech Republic. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Georgi Alekseevich Krutov, Professor of Mineralogy, Moscow Gosdarst Univeristy, Moscow, Russia.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Krutovite + Pronunciation Say KRUTOVITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 42569
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