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Minasragrite Mineral Data

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General Minasragrite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: VO(SO4)•5(H2O)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 253.08 gm
   Vanadium  20.13 %  V    32.77 % VO2
   Hydrogen   3.98 %  H    35.59 % H2O
   Sulfur    12.67 %  S    31.64 % SO3
   Oxygen    63.22 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: V4+O(SO4)•5(H2O)
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1915
Help on Locality: Locality: Mina Ragra (Minasragra), Junin, Cerro de Pasco, Peru. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Minasragrite + Pronunciation Say MINASRAGRITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 8103
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