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Scotlandite Mineral Data

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Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: PbSO3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 287.26 gm
   Lead    72.13 %  Pb   77.70 % PbO
   Sulfur  11.16 %  S    22.30 % SO2
   Oxygen  16.71 %  O
          ______        ______ 
          100.00 %      100.00 % = TOTAL OXIDE
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: PbSO3
Help on Environment: Environment: In cavities in massive barite.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1984
Help on Locality: Locality: Leadhills, Scotland. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for the country of origin.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Scotlandite + Pronunciation Say SCOTLANDITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 30993
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