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Ruthenarsenite Mineral Data

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General Ruthenarsenite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Ru,Ni)As
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 165.40 gm
   Nickel      8.87 %  Ni
   Arsenic    45.30 %  As
   Ruthenium  45.83 %  Ru
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Ru0.75Ni0.25As
Help on Environment: Environment: As inclusions in Os-Ir-Ru alloys and Alpine-type ultramafics.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1974
Help on Locality: Locality: Papua New Guinea. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the composition.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Ruthenarsenite + Pronunciation Say RUTHENARSENITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 42577
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