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Lintisite Mineral Data

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General Lintisite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Na3LiTi2Si4O14•2(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 544.03 gm
   Sodium    12.68 %  Na   17.09 % Na2O
   Lithium    1.28 %  Li    2.75 % Li2O
   Titanium  17.60 %  Ti   29.37 % TiO2
   Silicon   20.65 %  Si   44.18 % SiO2
   Hydrogen   0.74 %  H     6.62 % H2O
   Oxygen    47.05 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Na3LiTi2Si4O14•2(H2O)
Help on Environment: Environment: Coating and replacing lorenzenite in ultra-agpaitic syenite pegmatites in a differentiated alkalic massif.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1990
Help on Locality: Locality: On Mt. Alluaiv, Lovozero massif, Kola Peninsula, Russia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the LIthium, sodium (Natrium), TItanium, and SIlicon in the composition.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Lintisite + Pronunciation Say LINTISITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 33739
  IMA1989-025
  PDF 45-1336