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Ramdohrite Mineral Data

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General Ramdohrite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Ag3Pb6Sb11S24
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 3,675.64 gm
   Silver     8.80 %  Ag
   Antimony  36.44 %  Sb
   Lead      33.82 %  Pb
   Sulfur    20.94 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Ag3Pb6Sb11S24
Help on Environment: Environment: Found in fine-grained quartz in a vein of hydrothermal origin.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1930
Help on Locality: Locality: Chocaya la vieja, in Potosi, Bolovia. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Paul Ramdohr (1890-1985), German mineralogist.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Ramdohrite + Pronunciation Say RAMDOHRITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 31237
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