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Rutheniridosmine Mineral Data

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General Rutheniridosmine Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 182.50 gm
   Iridium    63.20 %  Ir
   Osmium     31.27 %  Os
   Ruthenium   5.54 %  Ru
             100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Ir0.6Os0.3Ru0.1
Help on Environment: Environment: Placer deposits derived from ultrabasic rocks.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1973
Help on Locality: Locality: Spruce Creek and Tulameen River areas, British Columbia, Canada. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the composition (Ru, Os, Ir).
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 40353
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