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Nordstromite Mineral Data

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General Nordstromite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pb3CuBi7(S10Se4)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 2,784.51 gm
   Copper     2.28 %  Cu
   Bismuth   52.54 %  Bi
   Lead      22.32 %  Pb
   Selenium  11.34 %  Se
   Sulfur    11.52 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pb3CuBi7S10Se4
Help on Environment: Environment: Of hydrothermal origin.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1980
Help on Locality: Locality: Falun (Fahlun), Kopparberg, Sweden. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for T. Nordstrom.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Nordstromite + Pronunciation Say NORDSTROMITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: Nordstroemite