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Skinnerite Mineral Data

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General Skinnerite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Cu3SbS3
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 408.59 gm
   Copper    46.66 %  Cu
   Antimony  29.80 %  Sb
   Sulfur    23.54 %  S
            100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Cu3SbS3
Help on Environment: Environment: Found in a complex of analcime-natrolite veins cutting naujaites.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Approved IMA 1974
Help on Locality: Locality: Il�maussaq intrusive, Kvanefeld, southern Greenland. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named for Brian J. Skinnner, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Skinnerite + Pronunciation Say SKINNERITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 74901
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