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Kyanoxalite Mineral Data

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General Kyanoxalite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Na7(Al5-6Si6-7O24)(C2O4)0.5-1.0•5H2O
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,031.96 gm
   Sodium    15.59 %  Na   21.02 % Na2O
   Aluminum  14.38 %  Al   27.17 % Al2O3
   Silicon   17.69 %  Si   37.85 % SiO2
   Hydrogen   0.98 %  H     8.73 % H2O
   Carbon     1.75 %  C     5.23 % C2O3
   Oxygen    49.61 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Na7Al5.5Si6.5O24(C2O4)0.75•5(H2O)
Help on Environment: Environment: Cancrinite group
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Proposed IMA 2008 (Dana # Added)
Help on Locality: Locality: Mount Karnasurt, Kola peninsula, Russia Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the blue color and containing the oxalate anion.
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA2008-041