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Liveingite Mineral Data

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General Liveingite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pb9As13S28
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 3,736.63 gm
   Arsenic  26.07 %  As
   Lead     49.91 %  Pb
   Sulfur   24.03 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pb9As13S28
Help on Environment: Environment: Of hydrothermal origin.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1901
Help on Locality: Locality: Lengenbach quarry, Binntal, Valais, Switzerland. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Geroge D. Liveing (1827-1924), Professor of Chemistry, Cambridge University, Cambridge, England.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Liveingite + Pronunciation Say LIVEINGITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 14249
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