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Saliotite Mineral Data

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General Saliotite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Na0.5Li0.5Al3AlSi3O10(OH)5
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 452.18 gm
   Sodium     2.54 %  Na    3.43 % Na2O
   Lithium    0.77 %  Li    1.65 % Li2O
   Aluminum  23.87 %  Al   45.10 % Al2O3
   Silicon   18.63 %  Si   39.86 % SiO2
   Hydrogen   1.11 %  H     9.96 % H2O
   Oxygen    53.07 %  O
            ______        ______ 
            100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Na0.5Li0.5Al4Si3O10(OH)5
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1994
Help on Locality: Locality: Andalusia, Spain Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Pierre Saliot, professor of geology in France.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Saliotite + Pronunciation Say SALIOTITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: IMA1990-018