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Mayingite Mineral Data

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General Mayingite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: IrBiTe
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 528.80 gm
   Bismuth    39.52 %  Bi
   Tellurium  24.13 %  Te
   Iridium    36.35 %  Ir
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: IrBiTe
Help on Environment: Environment: A constituent of placer deposits and crushed ores or a chromite deposit.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1995
Help on Locality: Locality: Near the village of Maying, about 230 km NNE of Beijing, People's Republic of China. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after its locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Mayingite + Pronunciation Say MAYINGITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA1993-016